KFSM: Whirlpool Might Cut 270 Workers This Year by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 8/12/2011 07:15 am Updated 6 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 articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.