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Two Monroe County Businesses To Eliminate Jobs
Updated September 10, 2013 7:35 AM | Filed under: Business
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(MONROE CO.) - Two employers in Monroe County are laying off workers.

GE Appliances plans to eliminate 160 jobs from its Bloomington plant because demand for its side-by-side refrigerators has fallen by more than 30 percent since 2010.

Telecommunications company Smithville is cutting 45 full-time employees in Ellettsville due in part because consumers are using fewer landline telephones.

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