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Some local IGA grocery store pharmacies closing

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INDIANA (WFIE) -

Eight IGA grocery stores in Southern Indiana are closing their pharmacies.  

The Houchens Food Group says it includes stores in Princeton, Mt. Carmel, Darmstadt, and all Evansville locations.  

14 News is told that about 30 employees will be affected by the closings.

The company says pharmacies at the Rockport, Huntingburg, and Jasper stores will remain open. In fact, Jasper's pharmacy will be getting a new two lane drive-thru.

There are also plans to break ground soon on a new IGA Crossroads store in Evansville.

The Houchens Food group operates locally under the names Buehler's IGA, Hometown IGA, Buy Low, and Price Less Foods.

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