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Company: No need to come to work, you will get paid

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Employees of the Long Prairie Packing Plant won't have to worry about a paycheck during the week of production downtime caused by an expansion at the plant.


"We wanted our employees to be taken care of and to know that we appreciate them," said Bill Wallace, VP of operations for plant owner American Foods Group LLC, in a press release.

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