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Perry City Administrator discusses Tyson Foods plant outbreak

Perry City Administrator Sven Peterson discusses how the City of Perry is handling the outbreak at the Tyson Foods plant.

PERRY, Iowa — More than half of the workforce at a Tyson Foods packing plant in Perry contracted COVID-19, according to information released by the Iowa Dept. of Public Health Tuesday. 

They City's administrator Sven Peterson sat down over Zoom with Local 5's Jack Miller to discuss how the town is handling the outbreak.

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