Plans to close a national store chain will unfortunately also result in a loss of jobs here in Jasper.
The management of Gordman's a large retail clothing company announced this week that they plan to close all of the stores they recently purchased from Stage Stores.
Changing buying practices and the Coronavirus is said to be factors in the decision to close. However, the owners of the company are reportedly still looking at options.
The closure of the Stage Store on South Wheeler here in Jasper will reportedly result in the loss of 21 jobs.