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October 19, 2018
Landlords get creative redeveloping large retail amid national sales slump
BISMARCK — Kasha Nels made a quick Kmart run Friday, Oct. 19, before picking her kids up from school. They're out of toilet paper. Proximity...
October 19, 2018 - 7:32pm
October 15, 2018
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
Sears, the one-time titan of American retail, filed for bankruptcy ahead of a $134 million debt payment due Monday and announced that it will...
October 15, 2018 - 6:44am
October 11, 2018
Sears could finally be nearing bankruptcy after years of decline
Sears, the fallen iconic American retailer, has reportedly hired an advisory firm to prepare a bankruptcy filing.
October 11, 2018 - 7:58am
September 7, 2018
Grand Forks Sears closes, leaving Columbia Mall without two anchor tenants
GRAND FORKS — Sears in Grand Forks appears to be closed, leaving Columbia Mall without two anchor tenants. The national retailer posted...
September 7, 2018 - 12:15pm
Short move, big changes: Best Buy to open new West Acres location
FARGO—Fourteen months after West Acres lost its Sears store, the large vacancy at Fargo's mall is back in business. Best Buy will celebrate...
June 7, 2018 - 5:03pm
May 31, 2018
Everything must go: After more closings, there will be 820 Sears and Kmart stores, down from 2,000
Sears Holdings, the struggling department store chain, said Thursday it would close another 72 Sears and Kmart stores as sales plummeted, continuing...
May 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 25, 2017
Will the rapidly-shrinking store save retail?
With holiday shopping in full swing, Sears decided it was time to host a "grand reopening" for its department store at Fair Oaks Mall in Northern...
December 25, 2017 - 8:15am
November 8, 2017
Devils Lake store owner fights bad press to stay in business
DEVILS LAKE, ND—A local entrepreneur says the name on the front of a store he purchased just a few years ago turned out to be bad for business....
November 8, 2017 - 6:19am
November 3, 2017
Sears, Kmart plan to shutter 63 more locations in latest retrenchment
Sears Holdings Corp. will close 63 more Kmart and Sears locations after the holidays, adding to hundreds of stores that have shuttered as part...
November 3, 2017 - 12:48pm
July 7, 2017
Sears, Kmart to close 43 more stores to cut costs
CHICAGO - Sears Holdings Corp is closing eight of its namesake department stores and 35 Kmart locations as part of its effort to cut costs and...
July 7, 2017 - 1:28pm
May 8, 2017
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears
In 1989, Sears Roebuck & Co. ruled America as its biggest retailer. It loomed over rivals from a perch high above Chicago, inside what was...
May 8, 2017 - 4:13pm
March 22, 2017
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
Sears Holdings Corp, once the largest U.S. retailer, warned on Tuesday, March 21, about its ability to continue as a going concern after years...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
January 6, 2017
Jamestown Sears store not on list
On Wednesday, Sears Holdings announced the company would be closing 26 Sears stores and 78 Kmarts stores around the country this spring. The Sears Hometown Store in the Buffalo Mall in Jamestown is not on the list.
January 6, 2017 - 6:53am
November 19, 2010
Sears' loss nearly doubles
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sears Holdings Corp.'s third-quarter loss nearly doubled, dragged down by weak sales of appliances and clothing at its long-suffering Sears chain. Business at its Kmart discount stores held up better, but a key revenue measure edged downward. The chain is expected...
November 19, 2010 - 7:56am
August 21, 2009
Sears shares plunge on surprise loss
CHICAGO (AP) -- Once a mainstay in American shopping culture, the parent of Sears and Kmart stores took another step backward Thursday, announcing a surprising second-quarter loss that dimmed hopes about the ailing merchant's future. Although Sears Holdings Corp. is paying down...
August 21, 2009 - 8:19am