AK Steel laying off dozens of workers at the end of the month

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ROCKPORT, Ind. (WEHT) – 48 people at AK Steel Rockport Works will be out of a job at the end of the month.

The United Auto Workers Local 3044 says AK Steel will be temporarily reducing operations starting March 31.

The layoff is expected to last two weeks. No word if the layoffs are coronavirus related.

Eyewitness News has reached out to the company and the union, but neither would comment.

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(This story was originally published on March 26, 2020)

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