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Jobs still hanging in the balance
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Times photos: Brian Gray From left, Amy Loeffel, T.J. Dailey and Jay Dailey protest outside the Green County Courthouse on Tuesday before a hearing to decide whether a Monticello hanger factory will reopen. About 37 people came to support Shanti Industries, which owns the company, and demand they be allowed to go back to work. Times photos: Brian Gray Shanti Industries plant manager Jeff Bosen talks to workers after a hearing Tuesday in the Green County Courthouse. The 43 employees at Shanti Industries can go back to work for about a week, but they dont know if there will be work for them after that.
MONTICELLO - The 43 workers at hanger-producer Shanti Industries in Monticello can go back on the job for about a week, but there's no guarantee there will be any more work for them after that.