Community losing jobs, pharmacy & retail

Local News

CLINTON, Ill. (WCIA) — Residents will lose Walmart and its pharmacy next month.

Wednesday, the company announced the store will close July 20.

The finance commissioner says it’s a loss of about 70 jobs. People say it’s quite a blow to the community.

At 35,000 square feet, the smallest Walmart in Illinois opened in 1983.

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