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Wayne Mattress Business Won’t Reopen After Tornado

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Wayne Mattress Business Won’t Reopen After Tornado

October’s deadly tornado is permanently killing jobs in Wayne.  Mattress-maker Pacific Coast Feather Company said yesterday it won’t be reopening after it was damaged by the October 4th storm that registered an EF-4.  That means about 150 people will not be getting their jobs back.

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Iowa Senator Calls for Review of JBS Acquisition

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants the U.S. Justice Department’s Anti Trust Division to review the proposed acquisition by JBS of Cargill Pork.