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Does your sweetheart have a sweet tooth?Submitted: 02/11/2016
EAGLE RIVER - Jewelry, flowers, dinner and chocolate all rank high for traditional Valentine's Day gifts.
If your sweetheart has a sweet tooth,
There are many choices.
"Chocolate is probably number one. Then turtles and also fudge. But, chocolates wins out," says The Country Store of Eagle River Owner Debbie Preuhs.
Our busiest days are those two days before Valentine's Day and then Valentine's Day.
Finding the right gift can be tricky and nerve wracking.
Associates with The Country Store in Eagle River can help you get creative with your gift selection and a portion of their sales this weekend goes towards a great cause.
"We're partnering with Ripco Credit Union and they are going to match our donation. We are donating 10% of our sales on Friday and Saturday to the Vilas County Animal Shelter, says Preuhs.
You still have time, but not much.
Valentine's Day is this Sunday.




Story By: Geoff Weller

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