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Andria Lee, daughter of Cindy Barns, owner of Nepstad's Flowers and Gifts, rings up a purchase for a Valentine's delivery at the store Wednesday morning in Mitchell. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)

Local shops load up on flowers, helpers

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Maybe they should call it Pink Friday.

Just like the Christmas season spells ringing phones, extra help and long hours for retailers, there's another day that brings much of the same for florists: Valentine's Day.


"Valentine's Day is our biggest holiday of the season," said Dick Anderson, co-owner of Cherrybee's Floral and Gifts on Mitchell's Main Street.

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