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Target temporarily select closing stores, none locally, amid protests

Virginia Target stores not affected

As protests continue across the U.S., Target is closing select stores as a safety precaution for its employees and to help the community "heal.”
As protests continue across the U.S., Target is closing select stores as a safety precaution for its employees and to help the community "heal.” (WSLS)

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – As protests continue across the U.S., Target is closing select stores as a safety precaution for its employees and to help the community "heal.”

Target locations in Virginia are not affected by this move.

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Target announced that employees affected by temporary store closings will be paid for up to 14 days of scheduled hours during store closures, including COVID-19 premium pay. They will also be able to work at other nearby Target locations.


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