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Alexandria manufacturer cuts 30 jobs


ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- ITW Heartland in Alexandria, a precision manufacturing firm, is eliminating about 30 jobs and closing its assembly business segment.

ITW Heartland will continue to employ about 80 people in two other business segments,

Servicing the machining and specialty gearing markets.

The business informed employees of the cuts last week.

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