Buy-Low store opens in Clearwater

Large crowd gathers to check out new grocery supermarket next to Highway 5

Store manager Sandy Toma (l) and mayor John Harwood cut the ribbon to officially open the new Buy-Low store in Clearwater at noon on Sunday.

Store manager Sandy Toma (l) and mayor John Harwood cut the ribbon to officially open the new Buy-Low store in Clearwater at noon on Sunday.

Store manager Sandy Toma (l) and mayor John Harwood cut the ribbon to officially open the new Buy-Low store in Clearwater at noon on Sunday. On the left is Buy-Low president Dan Bregg while to the right of the mayor is Sam Corea, director of retail operations. Behind Bregg and Toma are Ralph Sunderman (checked jacket) and Ken Kjenstad, former owners of Safety Mart, the new store’s predecessor.

Construction of the new store only began last spring.