Store employees at the West 12th Kmart store in Sioux Falls were notified that their store would be closing this year.

Sears Holdings, announced today (January 4) that 78 Kmart stores and 26 Sears stores would be closing this spring.

According to their website:

Sears Holdings will continue to strategically and aggressively evaluate our store space and productivity, and accelerate the closing of some unprofitable stores as the company has previously announced.

Liquidation sales will begin as early as January 6 at all closing stores. All announced stores will be closed by the end of March.

The Kmart store at 5700 West Gordon Drive in Sioux City, Iowa was also on the list. For a list of most recent Kmart and Sears store closings, click here.

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