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New Bern boat maker laying off 80 workers

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NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A boat manufacturer in New Bern says it will lay about 80 workers. Hatteras-CABO Yachts said Thursday it was eliminating the jobs of 25 percent of its hourly workers. The company is owned by Brunswick Corp. and is up for sale. President and CEO John Ward said the layoffs are needed to adjust the workforce to production demands. This is the third layoff at the...