Update: Sears and Kmart 2014 Closure List

First I'd love to thank everyone that has commented and helped in our previous Sears Holdings Closure Lists (I, II).  Updating our previous Sears Holdings (SHLD) closure list for 2014. This includes announcements for Sears closing, Kmarts closing, and other Sears Holdings stores closed or closing in 2014 with confirmed links. 

The total is at 78 (Updated 4/3/2014)

List of Closures with Confirmed Sources

Sears Closures and Kmart Closures

  1. AL - Kmart Fort Payne (June) -  http://times-journal.com/news/article_2b5ed024-99b7-11e3-8d86-0019bb2963f4.html
  2. CA - Kmart Banning -  http://banning-beaumont.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/banning-kmart-store-to-close-down-after-23-years-in-business
  3. CO - Kmart at Palmer Park & Powers Colorado Springs - http://gazette.com/and-then-th...
  4. DC - Sears Landover - http://www.washingtonpost.com/...
  5. Delaware - Kmart Dover - http://delawarebusinessdaily.com/2014/04/dover-k-mart-to-close-in-july/
  6. Florida - Kmart Winter Park - http://www.orlandosentinel.com...
  7. Florida - Kmart Niceville - http://www.nwfdailynews.com/business/local-business-news/niceville-shopping-fixture-will-shut-down-this-summer-1.295713
  8. Georgia - Kmart east Cobb Marietta, GA - http://www.tonetoatl.com/2014/02/dont-ship-your-pants-kmart-east-cobb-is.html?showComment=1392316457937 
  9. Illinois - Sears State Street Flagship - http://abclocal.go.com/wls/sto...
  10. Illinois - Kmart Montgomery - http://beaconnews.suntimes.com...
  11. Illinois - Sears Decatur - http://www.al.com/business/ind...
  12. Illinois - Sears Matton - http://jg-tc.com/news/sears-to...
  13. Illinois - Sears Sandburg Mall / Galesburg- http://www.galesburg.com/artic...
  14. Illinois - Craftsmen Concept Store River North, Chicago -http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20140214/NEWS07/140219828/sears-closes-craftsman-showroom-in-river-north
  15. Indiana - Kmart Fairoaks - http://www.therepublic.com/vie...
  16. Indiana - Sears Logansport- http://casscountyonline.com/si...
  17. Iowa - Sears Dubuque- http://www.thonline.com/news/b...
  18. Iowa - Kmart Mason City - http://globegazette.com/news/l...
  19. Kansas - Sears Hutchinson - http://www.kake.com/home/headl...
  20. Kentucky - Sears Fayette Mall - http://www.wkyt.com/home/headl...
  21. Kentucky -  Sears store at the KYOVA Tri-State Mall in Cannonsburg
  22. Louisiana - Sears North Shore Square Mall Slidell - http://www.nola.com/business/index.ssf/2014/03/sears_closing_its_store_in_sli.html
  23. Minnesota - Kmart Fergus Falls- http://www.fergusfallsjournal....
  24. Minnesota - Kmart Alexandria - http://www.prairiebizmag.com/e... 
  25. Minnesota - Kmart Marshall - http://www.marshallindependent.com/page/content.detail/id/554466/Kmart-s-Marshall-store-closing-t---.html
  26. Michigan - Kmart Bad Axe - http://huroncountyview.mihomep...
  27. Michigan - Kmart Washtenaw - http://www.mlive.com/business/...
  28. Michigan - Kmart Petosky MI (June) - http://www.petoskeynews.com/news/business/kmart-store-to-close-in-june/article_16dcad54-8413-5f32-b487-985cad65eeaf.html
  29. Michigan - Kmart Big Rapids - (June) http://news.pioneergroup.com/bigrapidsnews/2014/02/20/kmart-will-close-doors-june/
  30. Michigan - Kmart White Lake Township "Kmart of Future"  - http://www.freep.com/article/20140313/BUSINESS06/303130202/Kmart-s-onetime-Store-Future-close-White-Lake-Township
  31. Michigan - Kmart St Johns Lansing- http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/article/20140318/BUSINESS/303180028/Kmart-closing-St-Johns-store
  32. Missouri - Kmart Ellisville - http://www.stltoday.com/busine...
  33. Missouri  - Kmart South Campbell Springfield - http://www.jrn.com/ktts/news/Kmart-On-South-Campbell-In-Springfield-Closing-This-Summer-247863911.html
  34. Nebraska - Kmart Grand Island (June) - http://www.theindependent.com/news/local/grand-island-kmart-store-to-close/article_14c8f21e-99ac-11e3-bfb6-001a4bcf887a.html
  35. North Carolina - Kmart Conover -  http://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/article_5a6cbfd6-9a82-11e3-89c9-0017a43b2370.html
  36. North Carolina - Big Kmart Raleigh - http://www.bizjournals.com/tri...
  37. 2 New York - Kmart Albany Kmart Clifton - http://www.bizjournals.com/alb...
  38. New York - Kmart East Greenbush - http://blog.timesunion.com/business/kmart-closing-east-greenbush-store/59051/
  39. New York - Kmart Rensselaer store - http://www.cbs6albany.com/news/features/top-story/stories/rensselaer-kmart-closing-14201.shtml
  40. New Jersey - Kmart Berlin South Jersey - http://www.courierpostonline.com/article/20140223/BUSINESS/302230058/Another-Kmart-closing-in-South-Jersey?gcheck=1&nclick_check=1
  41. North Carolina - Kmart Freedom Drive - http://www.wsoctv.com/news/new...
  42. North Carolina - Sears Shelby - http://www.wsoctv.com/news/new...
  43. New Mexico - Kmart Albuquerque - http://www.abqjournal.com/3491...
  44. Ohio - Sears Northwood - http://www.toledoblade.com/Retail/2014/03/17/Sears-to-close-Northwood-store.html
  45. Ohio - Sears Cleveland Mall - http://www.shelbystar.com/news...
  46. Ohio - Sears Columbus - http://www.therepublic.com/vie...
  47. Ohio - Kmart Xenia - http://www.daytondailynews.com...
  48. Ohio - Kmart Westlake - http://www.daytondailynews.com...
  49. Ohio - Kmart Columbus - http://www.wbiw.com/state/arch...
  50. Ohio - Kmart Maple City- http://www.norwalkreflector.co...
  51. Ohio - Kmart Blue Ash Hunt Road (June) - http://www.wlwt.com/news/local-news/hamilton-county/kmart-to-close-hunt-road-location-in-blue-ash/24582348
  52. Ohio - Kmart Connaeut - http://www.starbeacon.com/local/x1984805996/Conneaut-Kmart-closing-in-June-43-to-lose-jobs
  53. Oklahoma - Sears Shawnee - http://www.news-star.com/artic...
  54. Oregon - Kmart Klamath Falls - http://www.heraldandnews.com/breaking/article_a2b99d4e-99a2-11e3-ab68-001a4bcf887a.html
  55. 2 Pennsylvania - Kmart Gallery Mall, Kmart Orthodox & Castor Ave- http://philadelphia.cbslocal.c...
  56. Pennsyvalnia - Kmart Middletown - http://levittownnow.com/2014/02/24/87-to-lose-jobs-as-middletown-kmart-closes/
  57. South Carolina - Kmart Mt Pleasant - http://www.postandcourier.com/...
  58. South Carolina - Sears Aiken - http://www.aikenstandard.com/article/20140123/AIK0101/140129828
  59. South Carolina - Sears Columbiana - http://www.thestate.com/2014/0...
  60. South Carolina - Kmart Myrtle Beach - http://www.myrtlebeachonline.com/2014/02/10/4016496/kmart-closing-store-in-murrells.html
  61. South Carolina - Kmart West Ashley Charleston, South Carolina (Hendrick Auto buys property)  -http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20140210/PC05/140219959/1010/west-ashley-kmart-to-close-in-late-april
  62. TN - Kmart Watson Glen - http://williamsonsource.com/kmart-closing/
  63. Virginia - Kmart Wise http://www.tricities.com/news/...
  64. Virginia - Kmart Newport News - http://www.dailypress.com/busi...
  65. Virginia - Kmart Harrisonburg - http://www.whsv.com/news/headlines/Kmart-Stores-in-the-Valley-to-Close-246998331.html
  66. Virginia - Kmart Wincehster - Late Spring - http://www.winchesterstar.com/...
  67. Washington State - Kmart Seattle Aurora - http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Kmart-in-North-Seattle-to-close-soon-4227820.php
  68. Washington State - Kmart Oak Harbor / Seattle http://www.whidbeynewstimes.co... 
  69. Washington State - Sears Sodo store - http://seattletimes.com/html/businesstechnology/2022962507_searslayoffsxml.html
  70. 5 Wisconsin - 5 Kmart Hales Corner, Kmart Greenfield, Kmart Portage, Kmart Brookfield, Kmart Fort Atksin http://www.jsonline.com/busine...
  71. Wisconsin - Kmart Chippewa Falls - http://www.bizjournals.com/mil...
  72. Wisconsin - Kmart Menomonie - http://chippewa.com/news/local...
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