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Construction crews move the earth Thursday for the Costco Warehouse store proje

Costco construction begins in Baxter


Long anticipated, Costco construction began this week with earth-moving equipment for its warehouse construction in Baxter just off Elder Drive.

Costco plans to include a tire center, liquor store, free-standing fuel station and four lots for future development with its Baxter store.

The company told the city of Baxter it pays a starting wage of $11.50 with an average hourly wage of $22.37 and that 90 percent of the employees are eligible for benefits.

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