Kmart stores in Butte, Helena closing this spring - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Kmart stores in Butte, Helena closing this spring

Posted: Updated:
BUTTE, Mont. -

(AP) - Sears Holdings Corp. announced it was closing more than 100 stores early this year, including Kmart stores in Butte and Helena, as it tries to turn around its business.
  
The company says employees at 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores were notified Thursday that it was closing the stores between early March and early April. Company officials say liquidation sales could start as early as next week.
  
A spokesman for the Kmart in Butte declined to comment when contacted by The Montana Standard.
  
A Kmart store in Billings closed in 2016 while stores in Glendive and Great Falls were among about 300 stores closed last year. This round of closures will leave three Kmart stores in Montana - in Hamilton, Havre and Kalispell.

(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

1/4/2018 2:14:37 PM (GMT -8:00)

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Vehicle goes over embankment at High Drive & 33rd, one person dead

    Vehicle goes over embankment at High Drive & 33rd, one person dead

    Monday, October 22 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-10-22 18:56:45 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police say one person has died after driving over the embankment near High Drive and 33rd.  The victim hasn't been identified.  Crews will be working in the area for the foreseeable future so avoid the area if you can.  The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police say one person has died after driving over the embankment near High Drive and 33rd.  The victim hasn't been identified.  Crews will be working in the area for the foreseeable future so avoid the area if you can.  The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

    >>
  • One man dead, another arrested after shooting near Post Falls

    One man dead, another arrested after shooting near Post Falls

    Sunday, October 21 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-10-21 14:57:39 GMT

    POST FALLS, Idaho - Kootenai County Deputies arrested a man for involuntary manslaughter after they say he shot and killed another man Saturday evening near Post Falls. Deputies responded to reports of a shooting on Gallatin Way near Post Falls just before 7 pm. Deputies and medical personnel arrived and found a man, identified as Tyler S. Liles, with a single gunshot wound.

    >>

    POST FALLS, Idaho - Kootenai County Deputies arrested a man for involuntary manslaughter after they say he shot and killed another man Saturday evening near Post Falls. Deputies responded to reports of a shooting on Gallatin Way near Post Falls just before 7 pm. Deputies and medical personnel arrived and found a man, identified as Tyler S. Liles, with a single gunshot wound.

    >>
  • PHOTOS: Family treasures stolen from Spokane family

    PHOTOS: Family treasures stolen from Spokane family

    Monday, October 22 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-10-22 12:33:01 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies continue to investigate a break-in that happened Tuesday morning at approximately 8:08 AM. The victims say precious family treasures were stolen. "I stayed home for a few days after it happened," said Mandie Snyder.

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies continue to investigate a break-in that happened Tuesday morning at approximately 8:08 AM. The victims say precious family treasures were stolen. "I stayed home for a few days after it happened," said Mandie Snyder. "I wanted to stay here. I wanted to stay here and protect my house." Snyder says their Ring doorbell camera captured a man lurking around their property and then kicking their front door several times.

    >>
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Vendor to blame for wrong ballot envelopes in Asotin, Grant County

    Vendor to blame for wrong ballot envelopes in Asotin, Grant County

    Monday, October 22 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-10-23 00:18:54 GMT

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Voters in two counties in Washington state have mistakenly been sent ballot-return envelopes that require postage. Secretary of State Kim Wyman said that elections officials in Asotin and Grant Counties notified her Monday morning that a vendor was to blame for the mistake.

    >>

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Voters in two counties in Washington state have mistakenly been sent ballot-return envelopes that require postage. Secretary of State Kim Wyman said that elections officials in Asotin and Grant Counties notified her Monday morning that a vendor was to blame for the mistake.

    >>
  • Oregon man rescues kitten glued to busy road

    Oregon man rescues kitten glued to busy road

    Monday, October 22 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-10-22 23:27:05 GMT
    Sticky the Kitty - FacebookSticky the Kitty - Facebook

    SILVERTON, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon man says he found a 5-week-old kitten glued to a busy road. KPTV says Chuck Hawley rescued the kitten, which had some sort of glue on its paws, neck and tail. Veterinarian Jenny Bate says it's clear the glue was intentionally put on the kitten's paws.    She was able to remove the glue using mineral oil and the kitten should fully recover.  

    >>

    SILVERTON, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon man says he found a 5-week-old kitten glued to a busy road. KPTV says Chuck Hawley rescued the kitten, which had some sort of glue on its paws, neck and tail. Veterinarian Jenny Bate says it's clear the glue was intentionally put on the kitten's paws.    She was able to remove the glue using mineral oil and the kitten should fully recover.  

    >>
  • Opponents of carbon fee break initiative fundraising record

    Opponents of carbon fee break initiative fundraising record

    Monday, October 22 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-10-22 23:09:01 GMT

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The campaign against a ballot measure creating a carbon pollution fee has set a fundraising record for statewide initiatives. The "No on 1631" campaign sponsored by the Western States Petroleum Association, an oil industry trade group, has raised more than $25.8 million, according to data from the Public Disclosure Commission. 

    >>

    OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The campaign against a ballot measure creating a carbon pollution fee has set a fundraising record for statewide initiatives. The "No on 1631" campaign sponsored by the Western States Petroleum Association, an oil industry trade group, has raised more than $25.8 million, according to data from the Public Disclosure Commission. 

    >>