American Tool In Beatrice Is Closing

About 200 Beatrice employees will soon be looking for new jobs. Workers at the American Tool company were told that the facility in Beatrice is closing. Employees say they've heard rumors about the plant closing for about a year, but now its a cold reality. American Tool Company runs another facility nearby in Dewitt. That building employs around 500 people. American Tool says they'll will keep that building open and try to move some workers from Beatrice over there.