Sears Hometown closing all stores, including 5 in Wisconsin

Sears Hometown is closing all 115 of its retail stores, including five in Wisconsin, after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in early December. Liquidation sales are underway at all locations.

Sears Hometown was an offshoot of Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based Sears Holdings. Sears Hometown’s Wisconsin stores are located in Ashland, Rice Lake, Sparta, Spooner, and Superior.