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Chuck Tanner of Winnipeg stops at Target in Grand Forks for some last minute shopping before heading back to Canada Tuesday. Tanner says that despite the strengthening of the U.S. dollar compared to the Canadian dollar it's still saves he and his wife money to shop in the U.S. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald

Canadians still shopping here, but their currency buys less

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Chuck Tanner was doing a bit of dashboard accounting in the parking lot of the Grand Forks Target store Tuesday afternoon.

The Winnipeg resident was shopping with his wife, and calculating how much they could spend without hitting the duty-free limit when traveling back to Canada.


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John Hageman
John Hageman covers local business and Grand Forks' legislative delegation. Get more business news at 
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