| Sep 8, 2012
| 11:00 AM
I agree with letter writer Fred Pasek's warning about "vague promises," but this applies to all politicians, Rep. Paul Ryan no less than President Barack Obama ("What Ryan actually said about that GM plant," Sept. 6).
Mr. Ryan vaguely promises to...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Cosmetics firm Revlon Inc. says it is ending manufacturing operations in Maryland as part of a global reorganization that will eliminate about 250 jobs.
The company refused to say Friday where its local facility is located or how many of the layoffs will...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Frozen foods have been coming out of the Brooks Food Group plant for more than 40 years.
On Monday, the Bedford-based company sent out its final shipments, marking the end for yet another Bedford manufacturer.
"It's a big impact on the city," said...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Effective Tuesday at 6:49 p.m., operations were shut down at the Palisades Nuclear Power Plant.
The plant is located on the Lake Michigan shoreline in Van Buren County, in Covert Township.
The plant was shut down to repair a "small leak" in the plant'...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 5:06 PM
An aging, little-used power plant in Williamsport is slated to be closed later this year rather than meet new federal air-pollution limits, its owner announced Thursday, in what could be a spate of such shutdowns resulting from the controversial Obama...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Williamsport resident Johnna Artz didn’t mince words Thursday about her opposition to the closing of the R. Paul Smith Power Station in town.
“This affects everybody,” she said. “It hurts the whole community with the number of...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Today's forecast calls for showers and thunderstorms with a high temperature around 59 degrees. It is expected to be partly cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 39 degrees.
Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
HARVEY, N.D. (AP) - Kent Opdahl is waiting for the rebound in the horse market, but he isn't holding his breath.
Opdahl's life in the world of horses was turned upside down when Congress in late 2006 passed legislation that ended federal inspection of...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The Campbell Soup plant in Sacramento will be closing, leaving about 700 people without a job.
Company officials say the plant will close in stages, starting this weekend and continuing through July 2013. Production at the plant is stopped, and will...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Despite the European auto sector acting like a complete Debbie Downer toward the world market's fortunes, with demand spiraling downward and plant closures and massive job cuts looming, automakers still found bits of candy to show off to the masses at the...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Naval Station Everett will gain some new muscle over the next few years with the addition of new, modern destroyers.
Rep. Rick Larsen (D- Lake Stevens) announced Tuesday that the facility will replace three of its frigates over the next seven years...