WATERFORD, Calif. -- Troy Cochran used to oversee the IGA stores in Northern California for Fleming Cos., including Valley IGA, winner of one of IGA's Retailer of the Year awards in 1991. Today, he and his wife co-own the store, which has been rebuilt and expanded under the Valley IGA Plus banner. Cochran, 41, told SN his store received this year's IGA Retailer of the Year award because it serves as a community center for this small bedroom community in the San Joaquin Valley, located ...

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