Kmart store manager Tim Hayen told the Bemidji Pioneer he is unsure when the store will officially close its doors. As many as 60 employees, most of whom are part-time, will be affected by the closure.
Jury convicts man who shot Albert Lea cop, neighbors during standoff
A jury convicted Devin Weiland on all six counts.
Watch: Trail camera captures moose family on a stroll
Take a look at this moose mama and her adorable twins.
Another fire at Minneapolis' historic John H. Stevens House Museum
A fire was first reported at the historic site in late August.
Harley rider killed in collision with truck on I-35W
The 60-year-old man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Minnetonka HS alum killed by drunk driver in Indiana
The suspected drunk driver was traveling at high speeds.
Bloomington makes it illegal to possess a detached catalytic converter
Bloomington is taking a new approach to the nationwide rise in catalytic converter thefts.
Charges: Richfield man broke into BMW dealership, went for a 'joyride'
Employees discovered a smashed window Friday morning.
Former WCCO anchor Jamie Yuccas gets new role for CBS in LA
She will retain her national reporting duties, but it comes amid a wider move to enhance local news coverage.
Brawl breaks out at Edina High School homecoming football game
The incident remains under investigation.
Fire at vacant Loring Park apartments sends squatters running
There were no injuries reported.
34-year Kmart shopper protests store closing
Marge Hames, 74, says she's been coming back to the same local Kmart for 34 years and says the employees there are like family. That store is one of 15 that Sears Holding plans to close in February. "So I'm here. I'll be here tomorrow, and the day after, until it closes."
At least 100 Sears, Kmart stores to close after poor holiday sales
Sears Holdings on Tuesday announced it would close 100-120 Sears and Kmart stores after a big slump in holiday sales from last year. The company hasn't yet identified which stores will close.
Supervalu closing 60 'underperforming' stores
Eden Prairie-based Supervalu announced Wednesday that it will close 60 stores in hopes of generating up to $90 million over the next three years. None of the stores are in Minnesota. The closures affect 22 Save-A-Lot locations, 27 Albertsons stores, four Acme stores, and one store from the Jewel-Osco chain. Eight other stores to be closed have not been released.
Sears to close Kmart Distribution Center in Shakopee
Sears has confirmed that it will close its Kmart Distribution Center in Shakopee at the beginning of 2013. A company spokeswoman said that the 130 workers affected by the shut down were informed last week that they were losing their jobs. Some of the workers have reportedly been with the distribution center since it opened in 1981.
Men charged after cross-burning incident in Bemidji
Two Bemidji men were arraigned Friday in Beltrami County District Court after an alleged cross-burning May 25 at a home in Northern Township. A defense attorney said the alleged incident an offensive "juvenile prank," but the prosecutor called it a "crime of hatred and intolerance."
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