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Kevin Anderson owns 10 locations of The Mac Store in the Pacific Northwest.

Some of his stores are in malls that will be open on Thanksgiving day.

His stores won't be open, however.

"Enough is enough," he said. "We're completely gobbling up Thanksgiving in the name of additional commerce. We're not going to participate."
Movember This Movember, vote Ty This Movember, vote Ty (Photo Gallery)
No, KMTR didn't move to Washington state - but former Olympia resident and NewsSource 16 anchor Ty Steele is in the running for Movember honors in a friendly competition coordinated by the Today Show.

It's going to be cold. Then wet. In between? Remains to be seen

It's going to be cold. Then wet. In between? Remains to be seen

Temperatures will plunge below freezing overnight Tuesday into Wednesday.

Rain will arrive by Thursday.

Long story short: Wednesday could be very interesting in parts of Oregon.

And just how interesting remains to be seen.

Volunteer crews keep World War II bomber flying

 

World War II veterans are aging, and so are the planes they flew. Keeping old warbirds in the air is a unique challenge for volunteer crews who maintain planes including the B-17 bomber "Aluminum Overcast."

Movember Eugene: Autumn Trails Race

Movember Eugene: Autumn Trails Race »Play Video
James Houghton

Over 200 people put their running shoes on for the Autumn Trails Race at Frank Kinney Park.

By doing so, they also put their best foot forward in helping to raise awareness for men's cancer.

81-year-old becomes Girl Scout

81-year-old becomes Girl Scout »Play Video
All her life, a Nebraska woman has wanted to be a Girl Scout. Finally, on her eighty-first birthday, that wish came true. Rebekah Rae reports.

Community finds ways to honor veterans

Community finds ways to honor veterans »Play Video

Students and staff at O’Hara Catholic School held a Veterans Day Assembly honoring veterans, servicemen and servicewomen on Monday.

Is it a teddy bear or a dog?

Is it a teddy bear or a dog? »Play Video
A tiny dog dressed as a bear, is making people laugh all over the internet. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the story.

Parade in Springfield honors veterans

Parade in Springfield honors veterans »Play Video

A parade honored the nation's veterans Sunday in Springfield.

The theme of the 15th annual Veterans Day Parade was "Honoring All Those Who Served."

The parade included 23 different groups.

Showcase and boutique benefit Sheldon dance team

Showcase and boutique benefit Sheldon dance team »Play Video

The Sheldon High School dance team performed last weekend.

In addition to their dance showcase, the team held a Chic Boutique holiday fair.