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September 7, 2018
Grand Forks Sears closes, leaving Columbia Mall without two anchor tenants
September 7, 2018 - 12:15pm
Best Buy, seen here on Thursday, June 7, 2018, has relocated to a retail space in the West Acres mall formerly occupied by Sears. They will hold a grand opening for the new Fargo store on Friday, June 8. Erin Bormett / The Forum
Best Buy to open new West Acres location Friday
June 7, 2018 - 3:31pm
May 31, 2018
Fargo's last remaining KMart at 2301 University Drive S. has escaped the latest round of store closures. Forum file photo
Fargo KMart escapes latest round of store closures
May 31, 2018 - 3:24pm
FILE -- A Sears store at the Paramus Park Mall, in Paramus, N.J., Nov. 22, 2017. Sears, which closed its Paramus store in February 2018, is among many debt-laden retailers that have suffered credit downgrades this year. (Andrew Seng/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Everything must go: After more closings, there will be 820 Sears and Kmart stores, down from 2,000
May 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 27, 2018
Best Buy in Fargo will soon be moving from this building to the nearby West Acres Shopping Center into space Sears occupied. Forum file photo.
Future resident of Best Buy remains undecided
January 27, 2018 - 6:12am
December 25, 2017
Sandra Lazcano, left, shops for vacuum bags. Photo by Ariel Zambelich for The Washington Post
Will the rapidly-shrinking store save retail?
December 25, 2017 - 8:15am
November 8, 2017
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Devils Lake store owner fights bad press to stay in business
November 8, 2017 - 6:19am
November 3, 2017
Shoppers at a Kmart in Hamilton Township, N.J., April 12, 2017.  (John Taggart/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Sears, Kmart plan to shutter 63 more locations in latest retrenchment
November 3, 2017 - 12:48pm
August 27, 2017
Best Buy, seen Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, is looking to potentially move into the former Sears location at West Acres Shopping Center, Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Best Buy considers move to Fargo's West Acres, opening other potential changes nearby
August 27, 2017 - 1:00am
July 7, 2017
Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Sears, Kmart to close 43 more stores to cut costs
July 7, 2017 - 1:28pm
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
May 4, 2017
West Acres is seen Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, in Fargo. Forum file photo
Two stores expanding this summer in Fargo's West Acres
May 4, 2017 - 11:43am
March 22, 2017
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Kmart likely to fold after announcing restructuring plans
March 22, 2017 - 6:03pm
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 6, 2017
Brad Schlossman, CEO of West Acres Shopping Center, stands Monday, March 6, 2017, in front of Sears in the Fargo Mall. The mall is in talks with several retail outlets to fill recent vacancies such as the impending closure of Sears. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Hit by closures, West Acres reveals several potential new stores
March 6, 2017 - 5:38pm