| 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'...
| 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...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 11:46 AM
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Plummeting sales in Europe — and no hope for a quick fix in the troubled region — hurt Ford's second-quarter profit and forced the company to lower its full-year earnings forecast.
Ford joined a string of other...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:50 PM
By the end of Wednesday night, production was expected to be over at the Unilever ice cream plant on Frederick Street and the 391 employees who will lose their jobs were dealing with the shutdown with “mixed emotions,” according to a plant...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Hundreds of employees learned Friday morning in Henry County that they are losing their jobs.
MasterBrand Cabinets in Martinsville says it just has too many workers and not enough work.
Everyone who currently works here will lose their job. That's 335...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:26 AM
COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Workers at the Palisades nuclear plant in southwestern Michigan have located the source of a minor cooling water leak.
Spokesman Mark Savage said Monday in a release the leak is coming from a control rod drive...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:30 PM
An invitation to a Habitat mortgage burning
To the editor:
On Sunday, Oct. 7, Habitat For Humanity of Franklin County, Pa., will be having its first-ever mortgage burning ceremony.
In 1994, Habitat built a home on Memory Lane in Chambersburg for the...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 5:57 PM
The extended closure of the San Onofre nuclear plant due to equipment issues has led some to speculate -- or hope -- that the plant will be shuttered for good, but the chief nuclear officer for plant operator Southern California Edison said he doesn't...