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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.

Lane County offers up land for homeless rest stop

Lane County offers up land for homeless rest stop »Play Video

Lane County government wants to work with the City of Eugene to give more people who are homeless a place to go.

"The county as a whole is dedicated to working with the city and other agencies to try to work together if we can," said Jason Davis with the county, "so for the best way we can do that is offering up some parcels of land."

Last week, Lane County proposed a parcel of land for a legal homeless camping site, known as a rest stop.

Oregon outlasts Detroit, 83-66: 'You just fight through it'

Oregon outlasts Detroit, 83-66: 'You just fight through it'
The Oregon Duck cheers on the men’s basketball team in the student section as they take on the Detroit Titans. The Ducks defeated the Titans 83-66. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

A sloppy game that endured 15 lead changes fell into the hands of the Ducks on Monday night, as Oregon defeated the Detroit Titans 83-66 in the first game of the Progressive Legends Classic.

Ways to cut your heating bill for $10 or less

Ways to cut your heating bill for $10 or less »Play Video
Drew Clark

For under $10, you can help keep the cold air out of your house.

Northwest Natural says sealing air leaks and adding insulation can save you up to 20 percent on heating costs.

One quick insulation fix is shielding your windows.

Anchor wore same suit for a year

Anchor wore same suit for a year »Play Video
TV morning show hosts are usually pretty sharp dressers. So what gives with the host who refused to change his suit for "months" in solidarity with his co-anchor? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports that in this social experiment, smelling good wasn't his strong suit.

No lunch money, no lunch

No lunch money, no lunch »Play Video
A Fargo, North Dakota mother is upset after she her young son went hungry at school because she forgot to send in his lunch money. School officials gave the child something to eat, but the mother says it wasn't enough. Christina Craig has the story.

Police: Couple had sex in car parked outside jail

Police: Couple had sex in car parked outside jail »Play Video
Police arrested Kelli M. Knutson, 24, and Logan P. Jackson, 33, on charges of Indecent Exposure and Disorderly Conduct II

A couple had sex in a car parked in front of the city jail Sunday evening, police said.

A caller reported the activity to police and said motorists were slowing down to watch.

Make-a-Wish child superhero 'Red Lightning' saves Seattle

Make-a-Wish child superhero 'Red Lightning' saves Seattle »Play Video
A second grader battling Leukemia has spent two years in and out of hospitals, but on Friday the child of few words but many powers battled to save Seattle's music scene. (Image: KOMO News)

A second grader battling Leukemia has spent two years in and out of hospitals, but on Friday the child of few words but many powers battled to save Seattle's music scene.