At 8:00 a.m. Target stores throughout the state of Minnesota opened the sale of the "Sampler Vol. 23" from the Cities 97 FM station; Target stores sold all 33,000 copies by 11:15 a.m. that day, the Star Tribune reported.
A Target store located in Edina sold out its "Sampler Vol. 23" copies within just one half hour at a price of $25.97, according to Fox 9 News.
The Cities 97 FM station sells these Compact Discs in order to raise money for various Minnesota charities; this year's all-time estimated total should exceed $9.7 million, Fox 9 News explained.
"The Cities 97 Sampler is the longest running non-profit radio CD in the country," Fox 9 News reported.