Shopko Hometown in Worland Will Close
Written by jordanmckamey on February 8, 2019
Shopko Hometown in Worland will be closing its doors late this Spring. A report from the Northern Wyoming News indicates the scheduled store closing is May 12th.
Other Shopko stores around the Big Horn Basin had already announced closings; including the Thermopolis and Greybull stores. Greybull’s Shopko doors are expected to close on March 2nd.
The report cited comments from Shopko spokeswoman Michelle Hansen, she said quote “”Today we are announcing the closure of an additional 139 Shopko and Shopko Hometown stores. We remain hopeful that we will be able to emerge as a stronger company, and we believe that this is the best course of action to make ourselves more attractive to potential buyers and successfully emerge from Chapter 11.” End quote.