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Prentice Caterpillar Plant to Receive More WorkSubmitted: 11/09/2012
Story By Associated Press


MINNESOTA - More work is coming to Price County.

Caterpillar is closing its plant in southern Minnesota.

The company is shifting work to Wisconsin and Georgia.

About 100 people work at the Minnesota plant.

It will close in March 20-13.

Caterpillar spokeswoman Rachel Potts said the forest products plant will ``ramp down'' production between now and the closing date.


She says Minnesota production will shift to plants in Prentice, Wisconsin, and LaGrange, Georgia.

Potts said the Minnesota plant will be sold.

(Copyright 2012 Associated Press - All Rights Reserved)


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