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Labor department to meet with laid off workers in Aberdeen

September 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) The South Dakota Department of Labor will host a meeting Monday for laid-off employees of wind turbine blade manufacturer Molded Fiber Glass.
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Aberdeen plant laying off nearly 100 workers

September 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Molded Fiber Glass is laying off one-fourth of its workforce in Aberdeen.
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Stanley LaBounty cuts workforce

July 27, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A stagnant scrap metal market and a glut of new steel has forced Two Harbors manufacturer Stanley LaBounty into layoffs, general manager Steve Tarr said Monday. Continue Reading

THEIR OPINION: Minnesota’s ‘last in, first out’ teacher rules should go

February 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

“Using seniority as one of several factors — but not the only factor — in determining layoffs would serve the best interests of students and the teaching profession,” the editorial states. “Gov. Mark Dayton should approve this bill when it reaches his desk.” Continue Reading

Supervalu to lay off 200 in Minnesota, 800 overall

February 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Most of the Minnesota layoffs will occur at Supervalu’s corporate offices in Eden Prairie, although there will also be layoffs at Supervalu’s distribution centers, and roughly 20 people will be laid off at its Cub Foods regional offices, said Mike Siemienas, a Supervalu spokesman. Continue Reading

OUR OPINiON: Marvin Windows is Warroad’s ‘Christmas Carol’

December 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

While kindness may not generate great wealth, it does point the way to a “wonderful life.” Here’s hoping more Americans learn that lesson, too as taught by the North Country’s own Christmas Carol firm, Marvin Windows of Warroad, Continue Reading

Wells Fargo to cut jobs in Aberdeen next year

November 8, 2011 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) Wells Fargo Auto Finance in downtown Aberdeen plans to lay off workers in March, but the company isn’t immediately saying how many.

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Spearfish motorcycle maker lays off workers

November 7, 2011 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) A Spearfish company that makes three-wheeled motorcycles has laid off some of its workers.
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CHR lays off 10 local workers, 40 companywide

June 30, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Company provides information technology, consulting, financial and strategic planning support and services to communications service providers; had 154 employees at its Mitchell location and another 77 at an office in Sioux Falls. Continue Reading

Bobcat bringing some jobs back to Bismarck

May 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Bobcat laid off nearly 500 workers when it shut down the factory in 2009. Bobcat spokeswoman Laura Ness Owens says the announcement should not be taken as a return of Bobcat’s manufacturing presence in Bismarck. Continue Reading