Nov. 23, 2016 01:38 PM

Buy local or bye bye local.

Buy local or bye bye local.

You know what’s at stake this "Small Business Saturday."

So get your butts out of bed early Saturday and do this economy some good. Locally owned businesses are counting on you.

End of story.

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