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Walmart To Offer Black Friday Deals On Thanksgiving

Officials announced Tuesday that while Walmart Supercenters are open 24 hours, they’ll be offering their Black Friday deals on Thanksgiving night. It’s a continuing trend with Thanksgiving happening later than normal this year.

11/12/2013

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Good Question: What Do You Need In Your Car To Survive Winter Storms?

Every winter, Minnesotans accidently find themselves stuck in the snow — sometimes for hours, but even for days. It happened to one Wisconsin couple vacationing in Wyoming last week. They were rescued after six days trapped in their car that was stuck in the snow. A rancher found them yesterday morning and took them to safety.

11/05/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Good Question: How Did Family Stick Figures Become So Popular?

Love them or hate them – if you’ve seen a minivan, you may have seen the stick figure family sticker decals on the rear window.

02/20/2013

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Talk Of Gun Control Driving Ammo Shortage?

People who sell guns and ammo say they’ve seen ammo shortages before.

02/04/2013

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Last-Minute Shoppers Take Their Chances

Christmas shopping sales aren’t expected to be as good as retailers had hoped, but lots of shoppers out Monday might make up some of that difference.

12/24/2012

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Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

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Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Good Question: Thanksgiving Now – Will Stores Open Christmas Day Next?

Three years ago, virtually no stores were open on Thanksgiving Day. This year, Walmart, Sears, Kmart, and Toys ‘R’ Us will open at 8 p.m. Target will open an hour later at 9 p.m.

11/19/2012

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2 Arrested In Robbery Of St. Cloud Walmart

Police say two men were arrested Wednesday after a robbery at a Walmart in St. Cloud.

08/17/2012

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CBS News Business Reporter Rebecca Jarvis Talks Gas Prices

CBS News business reporter and Minneapolis native Rebecca Jarvis joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News

08/16/2012

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Red Wing Walmart Robbed, 3 Arrested

Police say they have arrested three people after an armed robbery at a Walmart store in Red Wing early Sunday morning.

04/23/2012

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Police: Man Stalks, Sexually Assaults Girl In Wal-Mart

Police said they need the public’s help identifying a man who sexually assaulted a girl at a Walmart in Fridley, Minn.

12/29/2011

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Baby Formula Pulled From Walmart Shelves

Walmart has pulled all of the Enfamil Newborn Baby Formula from store shelves after the death of a newborn.

12/22/2011

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Layaway Shopping Coming Back As Holidays Approach

We’re getting closer and closer to the holiday shopping season, and that has a lot of people wondering how they’re going to budget for gifts.

10/26/2011

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How Do Retailers Compare In Their Toy Prices?

Stores are already competing for your holiday shopping dollars. Walmart announced today it will match prices of competitors even after the purchase is made.

10/24/2011

Second Hand Boutique Store Sees Boom In Business Despite Recession

Frugal Fashion: Back to School on a Budget

Deciding on a school outfit is a tough decision. This is how to look like a million bucks while spending a lot less.

07/13/2011

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Supervalu Hires Wal-Mart Exec To Run Save-A-Lot

Supervalu Inc. has named a former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive as the head of its Save-A-Lot grocery chain.

05/12/2011

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Drug Price Comparisons: Best Pharmacies For Your Wallet

If you think you are paying more for prescription drugs, you are right. In 1980, the average non-generic prescription cost $10. This year the average cash price is $180.

02/21/2011

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Sharp Surprise Found Hidden In Pair Of Kid’s Gloves

It wasn’t exactly what they thought they would find inside one of their son’s Christmas presents. But the unwanted surprise hasn’t dampened the holiday spirits at the Henry home in Coon Rapids.

12/27/2010

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2 Wis. Men Fined For Taking Red Kettle

Two men accused of stealing a Salvation Army red kettle from outside a Milwaukee Walmart this week have each been fined $363.

12/24/2010

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