The announcement, which came in a Thursday Facebook post, means there will be only one remaining location of the iconic franchise left in America: Bend, Oregon.
Sandi Harding, general manager of that location, told USA TODAY that she knows there are still some Blockbuster video stores operating overseas. But to the best of her knowledge, after the Alaska stores close, her location will be the only one left in America.
She credited the store’s “amazing, loyal customers” for the store’s longevity. She said she has been working at Blockbuster for 14 years and seen her share of heartache as stores closed