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Top 7 price hikes of 2017

From all things dairy to your utility bills, here’s what’s on the rise in the new year.

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SC offering FREE Radon test kits

January is National Radon Action Month, and the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced today that it encourage…

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Kmart stores closing in the Upstate

Sears Holdings has announced that more than 100 Kmart stores will be closing across the nation, including a couple in the Upstate.

FILE - This Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009, file photo shows a gift card kiosk at a CVS/Pharmacy, in New York. Gift cards are a popular present at the holidays. The National Retail Federation says more than half of consumers plan to give one in 2016. But they aren’t always wanted, as research organization CEB TowerGroup estimates that $1 billion of the $130 billion spent on gift cards in 2015 went unused. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

What to do with unwanted gift cards

Gift cards are a popular present at the holidays — the National Retail Federation says more than half of consumers plan to give one this yea…

In this Nov. 5, 2015, photo, Thanksgiving turkeys are shown at a Cub Foods store in Bloomington, Minn. Richard Volpe, a retail food price economist formerly with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, said one of the most effective things supermarkets can do to lure holiday shoppers is to advertise cheap turkeys whose prices tend to be lowest around the holidays when demand is highest. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Steps to take to keep holiday food safe

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety Inspection Service has four food safety tips to ensure a healthy and safe holiday.