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November 16, 2015
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Video: A bit of old London at New London
November 16, 2015 - 10:07am
November 12, 2015
Jenna Proehl, left, and Ally Straub try on Victorian-era costumes they will wear Saturday while walking in New London as part of the merchants’ “Home for the Holiday” celebration that will have a Charles Dickens  theme. Volunteer actors will also portray characters from “A Christmas Carol” Dec. 12 when merchants host a “Candlelight Christmas” event. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
New London to kickoff the holiday shopping season with some Victorian Era flair
November 12, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 2, 2015
Andy Weiner, president of RockStep Capital, is shown at Kandi Mall in Willmar after announcing that his company and nine local investor groups recently teamed up as RockStep Willmar LLC to purchase the mall from J. Herzog & Sons, Inc., of Denver. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Willmar’s Kandi Mall changes hands
November 2, 2015 - 11:38pm
December 26, 2014
From left, Mandy Kaufenberg browses the toy aisle at Menards in Willmar with her children, Anabel Kaufenberg, 2, and Kaleb Sing, 12. The store had after-Christmas sale prices on holiday decorations and a number of other items. (TRIBUNE/Nicole Hovatter)
Deal-seekers stock up during post-Christmas sales
December 26, 2014 - 8:06pm
December 23, 2014
Kathy Dahlke of Raymond exits the Willmar Target Tuesday. Her Christmas shopping pretty much complete, she said. Inside the store, Jess Call, a senior team leader, said the weekend was very busy, exceeding sales goals. Front-end supervisor Matthew Amor added that Monday was also busy, but Tuesday was slower than he expected. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Christmas shopping deadline looms
December 23, 2014 - 10:06pm
November 28, 2014
‘Shop small’: Locally owned businesses hope holiday shoppers keep buying today
November 28, 2014 - 11:44pm
November 27, 2014
TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton 
Programmable coffee makers, slow cookers, 10-speed blenders and deep fryers were “flying off the shelf” within minutes of the 5 p.m. Thursday opening at JCPenney in Willmar’s Kandi Mall.
Bargain hunters begin the hunt for deals Thanksgiving evening
November 27, 2014 - 11:17pm
August 25, 2014
Sandy Blanco of Montevideo, left, looks over boys’ jeans at the JC Penney store at the Kandi Mall in Willmar. Blanco was shopping with her daughter Valeria, 5, for back-to-school clothes for the family. She was assisted by store employee Dayana Dominguez, right. (Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf)
Back-to-school shoppers boost sales
August 25, 2014 - 11:41pm
Going shopping some more? Clothing, holiday items are most discounted
December 25, 2013 - 10:38pm
December 24, 2013
Here are some last-minute shopping tips
December 24, 2013 - 9:52am
December 5, 2013
Letter: Did anyone go outside except to shop over holiday weekend?
December 5, 2013 - 1:44pm
November 29, 2013
FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, file photo, Tashalee Rodriguez, of Boston, uses a smart phone app while shopping at Macy's in downtown Boston. Big retailers, are offering apps that feature a hefty selection of deals. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
Review: Five shoppings apps to get you the best prices
November 29, 2013 - 9:57am
October 3, 2013
Shoes are displayed in the Nike store in Santa Monica, California, September 25, 2013. The National Retail Federation expects U.S. sales in November and December to rise 3.9 percent to $602.1 billion.
Credit: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson
Retail group expects slightly brighter holiday season sales
October 3, 2013 - 7:03am
Retailers report higher December sales
January 3, 2013 - 11:24am
December 26, 2012
In this Dec. 20 photo, a holiday shopper is reflected in a ornament handing from a large Christmas tree at Fashion Island shopping center in Newport Beach, Calif. U.S. holiday retail sales this year are the weakest since 2008, after a shopping season disrupted by storms and rising uncertainty among consumers. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Shoppers disappoint retailers this holiday season
December 26, 2012 - 1:33pm
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