| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WATERTOWN -- Economist Jim Robb says there are a "lot of moving parts" in the current beef market, and that a good corn crop and some drought relief could change things drastically.
Robb is director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center in...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:22 AM
SOUTH BEND – Monday night, South Bend homeowners dealing with flooding issues because of a plant closing will take a new approach to try and get help from the city.
They plan on attending the Common Council meeting to ask Mayor Pete Buttigieg to...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The closing of a Cargill beef processing plant in Texas could provide Northern Beef Packers with a competitive edge, as well as access to more workers.
Northern Beef has sent recruiters to Plainview, Texas, to interview laid-off workers for possible...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 2:48 PM
PLYMOUTH - It's been a week since 110 workers lost their jobs due to a plant closing in Marshall County. And now some of them are trying to get back to work.
Whitley Products in Plymouth closed last Wednesday after 35 years, saying they didn't have...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
PLYMOUTH – Whitley Products in Plymouth has called its employees who were laid off last week back to work.
That’s according to a release from WorkOne, which says it is opening a job fair to the public that was originally planned for...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:36 AM
PLYMOUTH – A Plymouth manufacturer has suddenly shut its doors, taking its 110 workers and the city by surprise.
Many of them are upset the company didn't give proper notice of the plant closing. The federal WARN act says 60 days notice must be...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Years of drought are reshaping the U.S. beef industry with feedlots and a major meatpacking plant closing because there are too few cattle left in the United States to support them.
Some feedlots in the nation's major cattle-producing states have already...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Paul Fedorchak of Bedford was a plant manager for Morton Metal Craft. When the company was bought out and the plant was closed in 2009, he decided to switch careers. Fedorchak became a registered nurse.
"I always wanted to go into the medical field,"...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Here's what we have our eye on today: Fiat and Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne told Bloomberg News today that European automakers need to incur "painful" restructuring to stanch losses in the region. Europe's sovereign-debt crisis has stymied consumer...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:35 PM
A FirstEnergy spokesman is assuring government officials that the electric company will not “walk away” from the R. Paul Smith Power Station in Williamsport once the facility closes late this summer.
Mark Durbin also said the power station...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Unions and some lawmakers say the U.S. Postal Service's plans to close plants and post offices would turn customers away and hasten the service's downward spiral.
Now their campaign has been buoyed by revelations of a survey that the Postal Service...