One small northwest Iowa town is preparing to deal with the loss of 450 jobs this fall when the Tyson Foods plant in Cherokee closes, and business owners are worrying about what it will mean.
The Tyson plant is the second-largest employer in Cherokee.
Cherokee Mayor Mark Murphy says he was surprised by Friday's announcement of the plant closing, and the city will try to help plant workers find other jobs in the area.
Linda McClaren says she knows her American Theater will be affected because going to the movies is something people do when they have extra money to spend.
Most Popular Today
Allegiant Air Pilot Pleads With Tower To Make Emergency Landing
- 2.Retail & Restaurants
Lick The Spoon Closes East Side Location
Famous Wine Maker Planning Sioux Falls Development
- 4.Retail & Restaurants
Duluth Trading Co. Coming To Downtown Sioux Falls
South Dakota Cities Are Tops For Worktirement
US Official: Debris In Photo Belongs To Boeing 777
New Publisher Named For Capital Journal Newspaper In Pierre
Hartford Voters Get Forums Ahead Of Economic Development Dir. Vote
Tuesday Afternoon Business Brief
Tuesday Morning Business Brief