Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

Community braces for Oshkosh Corp. job cuts

Businesses, services say ripple effect far-reaching

8:34 AM, Apr. 11, 2013
One of the many vehicles produced by Oshkosh Corp.
One of the many vehicles produced by Oshkosh Corp.
  • Filed Under

At some point Patti Jorgensen knows she'll be getting a call seeking help for hundreds of people who will lose their jobs at Oshkosh Corp. by mid-June.

"We always have to be prepared for situations like this," Jorgensen, vice president of student and community development at Fox Valley Technical College, said Wednesday.

She's referring to mass layoff announcements including those made Tuesday by the Oshkosh-based maker of military vehicles. The company said a 30 percent decline for military trucks was behind its decision to lay off 900 people, including 700 production workers and 200 ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
576 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1018 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1272 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports