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September 22, 2018
In the Tri States
In the Tri States
In The Tri States - October 2010
(wium) - A look back at the top stories and features from the Tri States Public Radio news department from October 2010.

GE announced it will likely close its switchgear plant in West Burlington, which would cost 220 people their jobs. Better news was released regarding a bio-diesel plant in LaHarpe, the Farmland Foods plant in Monmouth, and the proposed public transit maintenance garage in Macomb.

Former US Senator Bob Graham talked to Alex Degman about civics and why he thinks younger voters are not as interested in politics as they once were.

Also during the month, the news department aired a series of stories about hunger in the tri states.

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