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Savers Agrees To Changes After Attorney General Lawsuit

The Savers thrift store chain has agreed to improve transparency and compensate charities for non-clothing donations as part of a settlement with Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. Swanson sued Savers last month, alleging it was misleading people who donate clothing and household items about how much their donations benefit charities.

06/25/2015

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Minnesota Attorney General Sues Savers Over Charity Claims

The Minnesota attorney general has filed a lawsuit against the Savers thrift store chain, claiming it’s misleading people who donate clothing and household items about how much their donations benefit charities.

05/21/2015

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Bloomington Woman’s Love Of Vintage Fabrics Inspires ‘Bow Tie Shoppe’

A Bloomington-based fashionista is incorporating her love for the bow tie into a whole line of Minnesota made accessories.

01/27/2015

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05/21/2013

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Worker: Robbed The Store And The Poor

A Minneapolis store known for helping the poor is now in need of its own help after a bold burglary.

01/30/2012

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Large Safe Stolen From Mpls. Thrift Store

In the early hours of Sunday, a thief or thieves bore a hole through the exterior wall of a thrift store, which benefits the needy, and stole a large safe containing about $1,000, according to the store’s representatives.

01/30/2012

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Woman Finds Thousands Of Dollars At Thrift Store

A couple days before Thanksgiving, Cassandra Locken was sorting through stuff at Value Village, the Richfield thrift store where she works, when she made quite a discovery.

12/02/2010