WAITE PARK -- The new Dollar Tree in Waite Park is now open for business.

The discount general store opened at 9:00 a.m. this (Thursday) morning, into the former Space Aliens restaurant building at 700 2nd Street South in Waite Park.

The store will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Dollar Tree is viewed as North America's largest single price point retailer and carry anything from office and school supplies, cleaning products and groceries.

This is the fourth Dollar Tree in the area with one in St. Cloud, Sauk Rapids and Sartell.

Space Aliens has been closed since July 2014.