Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Showers and thunderstorms are likely both days. Heavy rainfall and at least some risk of strong to severe storms will be present.
MCGREGOR (September 13, 2010)—A woman whose hand got caught in a binding machine at the Smead Manufacturing Co. plant in McGregor was flown by helicopter Monday evening to Scott & White Hospital in Temple.
It happened just before 6 p.m. Monday at the plant on East Highway 84.
The woman is in her 30s, but her name wasn’t immediately available.
Minnesota-based Smead plans to close the 40-year-old production and distribution facility early next year.
The plant now employs about 140 workers.