Over the years, Grand Island has grown into a regional trade center in an area of 250,000 people. But while Grand Island has seen its share of growth from new retail businesses, new restaurants and new motels, the community has also become a regional medical center.


According to the press release from Sears Holdings, it is confirmed that the Grand Island location of Sears and Sears Auto will be closing in February of 2019 along with 39 other locations around the country.