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Oscar Mayer plant in Madison prepares to close

MADISON, Wis. (AP) ��� The already dwindling number of employees at the Oscar Mayer plant in Madison will continue to shrink as the facility prepares to permanently close in the first quarter of 2017.The Wisconsin State Journal (http://bit.ly/2imrz7V ) reports that the company that produced processed meats for decades and once employed more than 4,000 people is scheduled to close by the end of March 2017.