The Northland may be losing another retailer after the coming Christmas season.  Kmart in Superior may shut their doors - leaving a vacancy in the retail mall known as Mid-Town Plaza.

Nationally, Kmart's troubles have been brewing for some time - with bottomed-out stock prices, bankruptcy, and an eventual merger with Sears.

The Superior location of Kmart has been around for decades, pre-dating Walmart and Target - two stores that opened within a mile and a half of the store in the 1990's.

UPDATE:  According to our news partners at WDIO, local store officials are denying that the location in Superior is closing