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• In Wisconsin, the Journal-Sentinel reports that the first Walmart Neighborhood Market in Milwaukee opened yesterday on the city's west side.

According to the story, "The 39,900-square-foot store, south of W. Main St. and west of S. 70th St., is among a series of smaller format Walmart supermarkets that are opening in southeastern Wisconsin. Other locations include 3850 N. 124th St., Wauwatosa, which opened earlier this summer, and Menomonee Falls, where a store is under construction south of Main St. and east of Pilgrim Road."
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