Expanded Walmart reopens at Eastport Plaza

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Walmart is reopening its expanded store in the Eastport Plaza, with 75 new employees and a ceremony awarding $93,000 in donations to local nonprofits.

The new store, which originally opened in 1998, will employ about 350 people, including 75 serving in new positions created by the expansion.

Local non-profits that will be awarded $93,000 in grants during the ceremony include the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Oregon, March of Dimes Greater Oregon Chapter, Latino Network and the Oregon Veterans' Home.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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