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Sherry Roush, a temporary worker at Polaris in Roseau from the WeStaff agency, had expected to be re-hired in March but doesn't expect to now after the manufacturer laid off more than 100 employees recently. (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)

Roseau coping with 110 layoffs at local Polaris plant

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ROSEAU - At the Job Service office in Roseau, Bonny Stechmann has seen a steady stream of newly unemployed workers the past two weeks.


Some are scared. Some are upset. But few are surprised that the national economic downturn has touched Roseau County with the recent layoff of 110 Polaris workers.

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