Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for 2014's 'Christmas With Us'. Thanks to a number of area businesses, someone in Bismarck-Mandan will get a holiday they won't forget!

There were so many deserving individuals out there, and among them, a neutral panel of judges narrowed the submissions down to five nominees. Please dedicate some time to read through their stories and vote on your favorite. The winning submission with receive a gift package from local businesses.

Click on the nominees below (listed in no particular order) to learn more about them. Once you’ve read all five stories, please vote on your favorite. Help us give a deserving family an unforgettable Christmas this year!