Yet Another Pittsburgh-Area Kmart To Close

Yet Another Pittsburgh-Area Kmart To Close
Kmart in Springfield to shut down
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – A Springfield Kmart store will shut down along with dozens of other Sears Holdings stores.

The company says 40 stores in total will close in February, with liquidation sales beginning in the second half of the week of Nov. 12, according to CNBC. The Kmart store at 3250 Clear Lake Road in Springfield is closing.

Video: Sears Closing More Stores

Sears Holdings already planned to close 142 other stores it called unprofitable by the time 2018 ends. It filed for bankruptcy in October.

The network points out other retail companies are also closing brick-and-mortar stores, including Toys R Us, Bon-Ton and others.

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – A body was found at the scene of where police responded to a shots fired call late Thursday. 

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – A Springfield Kmart store will shut down along with dozens of other Sears Holdings stores.

GALESBURG, Ill. (WAND) – Deputies arrested three men after finding marijuana packed into suitcases. 

RIVERTON, Ill. (WAND) – A father is in critical condition after trying to rescue his toddler son who died in a Riverton mobile home fire.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) – Police are investigating an Urbana man’s death after he died in the hospital.

SHERMAN, Ill. (WAND) – Police have identified two people of interest after finding a blade in a piece of Halloween candy. 

PEORIA, Ill. (WAND) – Ten different fire departments were called to help battle a massive fire at a Peoria meat packing company.  

(WAND) – People are losing their hard earned money with scammers using a hack to access funds through the Venmo money sharing app. 

OLD BERLIN, Ill. (WAND) – The Sangamon County Coroner released the name of woman who died in a Thursday car crash.  

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