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Chuck Peterson works in the parts department at Midwest Machinery's Wadena location. Midwest Machinery, which purchased Evergreen Equipment last fall, is adding staff and expanding services.

Midwest Machinery adds jobs at Wadena location

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When the inventory started dwindling at Evergreen Equipment west of town last fall, the coffee shop chatter was that Wadena would either be losing its only John Deere dealership or that it would turn into a parts depot.


"Midwest Machinery laid that rumor to rest," said Dean Torgerson, store manager for the company's Wadena location, which opened in October. "We're here and we mean business."

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