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Preparing for Black Friday shoppers

Local businesses get ready for the masses

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Employee Joy Henkel places sale tags on shoes Wednesday at Peterson Shoes in Willmar in preparation for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday shoppers. Erica Dischino / West Central Tribune

WILLMAR — Employees at Peterson Shoes prepared Wednesday for Black Friday shoppers. The downtown Willmar store is open with marked down prices on shoes and more on Friday for Black Friday and Saturday for Small Business Saturday.

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Erica Dischino is a photojournalist for the West Central Tribune and Forum News Service. She grew up in northern New Jersey and has lived in the Midwest since 2017. She enjoys photographing the stories of west central Minnesota from county fairs, parades and pandemics. Feel free to contact her at edischino@wctrib.com or 320-894-8865 with your best photo ideas.
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