Jeff Nelson, who owns the stores, told the reporter he hopes to be closed by the end of February. The reason for the closures: 61-year-old Nelson wants to retire. Over the years the store has sold everything from birthday cards to gym uniforms to candy. He’s also known for his assortment of Packers party favors and novelty items.
According to the story:
Founded in 1940, the first location was at 3208 Washington Avenue, but it moved in 1956 to 3223 Washington Avenue. The Caledonia location was built in 1979 at 4636 Douglas Ave.
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