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Defense Supply Center

Thousands of federal government workers at the Defense Supply CenterĀ in Whitehall are facing furloughs at the end of the week.

Hundreds of civilian employees at the Defense Supply Center in Whitehall are bracing for furlough notices.

Civilian Defense Workforce Could See Cuts

Feb 21, 2013

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the Defense Supply Center in Whitehall and other facilities in Ohio could see nearly 166 million dollars in civilian payroll cuts if automatic government spending reductions kick in on March 1st.

U.S. Military officials say a chemical used in flares and matches is the substance unearthed Wednesday by a construction crew in Whitehall.

U.S. military officials say there is no danger to the public from an unknown substance unearthed at the military supply depot in Whitehall.