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When Karon Prescott and sister Pamela Wilkens decided to open their own thrift store, they searched all over the region.

"We looked in a 50-mile radius," Prescott said.


Their search included Eau Claire, Wis., Hastings and Wabasha.

"We kept coming back to Red Wing," Prescott said.

On July 8, Prescott and Wilkens officially opened Thrifty Sisters Thrift Store at 908 Tile Drive.

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Sarah Gorvin
Sarah Gorvin has been with the Republican Eagle for two years and covers education, business and crime and courts. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010 with a  journalism degree.