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“People are concerned about what (the closure) will mean. It’s probably too early to tell exactly the impact that it will have.” Kurtis Pratt

Southern Alberta village hit hard by closure of Saputo milk processing plant

Glenwood has fewer than 300 residents and will lose 25 jobs when plant closes

A village in southern Alberta is about to lose its largest employer as dairy processor Saputo prepares to close four processing plants in North America. “The term I would use to describe it is ‘shocked,’” said Kurtis Pratt, chief administrative officer of the Village of Glenwood, one of two communities in Alberta affected by the […] Read more