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JC Penney in Butte Closes its Doors

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JC Penney in Butte is closed.

The store that was in the Mining City since the 1920's, officially shut its doors on Saturday for the last time.

The shop closed after a corporate decision was made to close more than 30 stores around the country.

Butte-Silver Bow County officials attempted to contact JC Penney executives, but the corporation refused to change their minds.

Officials with the Butte Plaza Mall, where the store was located, say they are trying to fill the empty space with a different retail store.

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