Clarinda School Board Approves Purchase Of Former Shopko Building

During Wednesday’s Clarinda School Board meeting, the board approved the purchase of the former Shopko building at 1180 S 16th Street.  The price tag was $400,000.  Details of plans for the building were not discussed.  Shopko filed for bankruptcy in January 2019 and had more than 300 stores nationwide based in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  The last store closed in June.