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Labor Unions, Community Come Together to Help Workers at Echo Lake Foods


 Three hundred workers were displaced from their job on January 30 when an eight-alarm fire overtook the Echo Lake Foods processing plant in Burlington, Wisconsin.  This tragedy for Wisconsin workers has brought community and labor unions together to help assist workers who are currently out of work. 

The Racine County Workforce Development Center, in partnership with the state Department of Workforce Development Center, is offering informational briefings to the Echo Lake Foods workforce Wednesday.  In attendance at the briefings are representatives from the Racine Area Labor Council, the Uni...