Tag: shopping

NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers and carriers are preparing for an online holiday shopping surge that could tax shipping networks and lead to delivery delays. FedEx and UPS are ramping up their holiday hiring while…

BALTIMORE (AP) — American shoppers ramped up their spending on store purchases by a record 17.7% from April to May, delivering a dose of energy for retailers that have been reeling since the coronavirus shut…

The Christmas season hits high gear this week with activities in store for folks of all ages. Santa Claus will make several appearances in Allen County, including his first arrival at his temporary quarters at…

HUMBOLDT — The second annual Bike Around Humboldt Square will help ring in the holiday season Friday. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with participants invited to ride their bicycles around the Humboldt downtown square.…

Kansas City, Kansas, police shot and killed a man on Tuesday who told a hotel manager that he had killed his wife and was heading to a popular shopping and restaurant area. The “very angry…

NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx is severing ties with Amazon as the online retailer builds out its own delivery fleet and becomes more of a threat. The decision by Fed-Ex also illustrates how e-commerce has…

HUMBOLDT — The revival of Humboldt’s downtown shopping district will take another step forward Saturday with the grand opening of jae & co., a store featuring a wide variety of new clothing for women, misses…

I have some friends who are retired and live in a little cabin in southeast Colorado. Their cabin has the bare necessities and lots of musical instruments. They have some chickens. They live less than…

The hectic shopping season is in full swing and with only one more weekend before Christmas, there isn’t a lot of time to find gifts for those hard-to-buy for agriculture folks. If you are a…