Morton Kmart to close in Mid-April

By Clay Gordon | cgordon@wmbd.com

Published 01/22 2016 12:43PM

Updated 01/22 2016 12:43PM

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Another Kmart is closing down in Central Illinois.

According to its corporate offices, the W. Jackson Street location in Morton is slated to close in mid-April. This comes after the company announced it will be closing its Canton location in mid-April.

It's part of the company's series of cost-saving actions.The Morton store has 47 employees and all will be able to apply for positions at other area Sears or Kmart stores. The next closest Kmart store is in Pekin.

 

 

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