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June 16, 2017
Owners Bob and Judy Herington and longtime employee Jenni Carroll, left, at Herington’s Shoe Store Friday. The store will be closing soon after 70 years of business and all three agreed that the people they met was the best part of working there. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ready for a new chapter: After 40 years of running downtown shoe store, owners are looking to new interests
June 16, 2017 - 4:52pm
June 8, 2017
The Maurices headquarters building in downtown Duluth. Maurices' parent company, Ascena Retail Group, reported a $1 billion quarterly loss. (Andrew Krueger / akrueger@duluthnews.com)play button
Maurices parent company posts big loss, announces store closures
June 8, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 15, 2017
A logo of Walmart. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril/File Photo
Workers say Wal-Mart discriminated against thousands of pregnant women
May 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
May 9, 2017
The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics center. REUTERS/Pascal Rossigno
Amazon cuts free shipping minimum to $25
May 9, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 8, 2017
The Sears store is on the northeast corner of West Acres as seen Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Fargo, N.D. Dave Wallis / The Forum
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears
May 8, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 20, 2017
Hitting the century mark: J.C. Penney celebrates 100 years of business in Bemidji Friday
April 20, 2017 - 5:40pm
Prairie Yarns, 2607 S. University Drive, Fargo, will close Friday, April 21, and reopen in early June as Prairie Yarns Fiber Center with new ownership and a new financing model. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Store for knitters shifts to new owner, member-supported financing model
April 20, 2017 - 1:57pm
April 5, 2017
Payless ShoeSource is closing 400 stores, including one in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection. David Samson / The Forum
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Payless to close 400 stores, including in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am
April 4, 2017
A shopping cart is seen outside a Staples office supplies store in the Chicago suburb of Glenview, Illinois. REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
April 4, 2017 - 10:14am
April 3, 2017
An early view of the Gordmans store in Fargo, 5100 14th Ave. S., which opened in March 2001. Special to Forum News Service
Gordmans will stay open in four ND cities, close in five Minn. locations
April 3, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 22, 2017
A Sears logo is seen inside a department store in Garden City, New York, U.S. on May 23, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photoplay button
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
March 17, 2017
Michael J. Beard, general manager for J.C. Penney, cuts the ribbon for the re-grand opening of the store in July 2016 at the Paul Bunyan Mall. Beard was joined by members of the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area and Bemidji Chamber Ambassadors. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Bemidji's J.C. Penney not among region stores set to close
March 17, 2017 - 5:43pm
March 15, 2017
Northern Minn. city starts petition to keep its J.C. Penney
March 15, 2017 - 7:21pm
March 10, 2017
Gander Mountain files for bankruptcy; Bemidji store to remain open
March 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 7, 2017
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Gordmans calls bankruptcy report 'rumor or speculation'
March 7, 2017 - 1:22pm