Risking a Food Desert

Peoria - Local leaders are concerned about food deserts after two local Kroger's announced that they will be closing. 

The two locations closing are located at N. Wisconsin Avenue and  Harman Highway. 

The closings leave community members with nothing to fall back on. The company says that poor financial performance is the cause behind the closures. 

Kroger says they will continue to restock essential food items like milk, bread, and meat until the end of the month.


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