"Where are people supposed to go?": Walmart closure exposes growing gaps in north metro
BY ADAM DUXTER
UPDATED ON: MARCH 22, 2023 / 3:32 PM / CBS MINNESOTA
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. - When the Brooklyn Center Walmart closes its doors April 21, it will subtract from an already dwindling list of resources for affordable groceries for people in the area.
The store closure, which a corporate statement says is tied to poor performance, comes after Aldi and Walgreens shut their doors for good on Minneapolis' north side.
For many who shopped at Aldi before it closed, Brooklyn Center's Walmart was the next closest place to find affordable groceries. ... Read more