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Carol's Nut List Ends Long Run

One Last Busy Weekend Before Store Closes

Carol's Nut List is in the history books. It is the end of an era of nuts and candy in Kimball.

Owner JoAnn Mueller made her last sales of nuts and candies on the 21st and 22nd of November.

On those final days, the store was busy with Christmas shoppers and, of course, cashew shoppers. JoAnn said that Super Whole Large Cashews #1 were her biggest sellers and the most expensive item over the years.

Naturally, Christmas was her busiest time of year where they sold over a thousand tins and flat baskets throughout the season.

JoAnn Mueller has had the business 33 years after buying into it in 1986...