KFSM: Whirlpool Might Cut 270 Workers This Year by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 8/12/2011 07:15 am Updated 4 years ago KFSM-TV, Channel 5, reports that Whirlpool might cut 270 hourly and salaried workers at its Fort Smith refrigerator plant this year. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.