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Ross opens this weekend

PetSmart, Ross Dress for Less and Harbor Freight Tools plan to open in the Treasure Hunters building in Grand Forks. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)

Ross Dress for Less will open this weekend in Grand Forks.

The soft opening is set for 9 a.m. Friday, and the public is welcome, said store manager Peggy Murphy. The official opening of the store will be 9 a.m. Saturday.

The owner of the building previously had told the Herald an earlier opening date.

“We’re very excited that we’re here,” Murphy said. “I think this is going to be a top area in this region.”

Ross is continuing to hire into the holiday season for the Grand Forks location.

“We’re hitting the holiday season soon, and we’re going to need people,” Murphy said.

Ross announced it was coming to Grand Forks last year, along with PetSmart and Harbor Freight Tools. PetSmart and Harbor Freight have been open for several months and the Ross space in the building is finally filled.

Grand Forks will be Ross’ second North Dakota location. They retailer also has a store in Bismarck.