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Union Pacific will lay off nearly 200 in Hermiston, Ore.

(Source: The Oregonian, May 21, 2019)

PORTLAND, Ore. — Union Pacific Railroad said Wednesday it will lay off as many as 195 workers at two sites in Hermiston. The layoffs are taking place at a Hermiston rail yard, which will close, and at a supply warehouse and mechanical shop that will both remain open. Union Pacific said it will continue paying wages for 60 days from Wednesday’s layoff notice.

Full story: www.oregonlive.com

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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