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Saturday, September 1st, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Steve Zoda makes a MIG weld at Coldwater Machine Co. on Wednesday. Employers in the area have been steadily adding jobs the last 18 months, and Coldwater Machine is planning a building expansion in the next year.

Related online story:
Jobs are on the upswing as Labor Day nears, but construction and other business developments remain on hold.
"Lots of companies are under the radar, quietly adding jobs," said Jared Ebbing, Mercer County community and economic development director. [More]
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