Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance to hold awards program

Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance to hold awards program

KENTON — The Hardin County Chamber and Business Alliance will be hosting its 12th Annual Meeting and Awards Celebration on Feb. 22.The non-profi...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Truck driving listed as tough job to fill

Truck driving listed as tough job to fill

LIMA — The truck driving profession is on the top 10 list for CareerCast’s 2018 Toughest jobs to Fill report, which CareerCast Online Cont...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push

Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push

BOISE — The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands is buying the drugstore chain Rite Aid as retailers continue to plunge deeper into health ...

February 20th, 2018 |  



Walmart’s plunge sinks retailers, breaking streak for stocks

Walmart’s plunge sinks retailers, breaking streak for stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest drop in Walmart’s stock in 30 years and losses in other sectors pulled U.S. indexes lower Tuesday, snapping a ...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Minnesota’s $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

Minnesota’s $5B case over 3M chemicals heads to trial

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota officials will soon try to convince a jury that manufacturer 3M Co. should pay the state $5 billion to help clean u...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Shelby County boasts lowest gas prices

Shelby County boasts lowest gas prices

LIMA — Shelby County has the lowest gas prices this week with a three-cent lead.Shelby County has the lowest county average price for gasoline a...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Creative Plastics Incorporated celebrates 50 years

Creative Plastics Incorporated celebrates 50 years

JACKSON CENTER — In 1968, Wayne F. Korn founded Creative Plastics International, a company that specializes in design, and production of plastic...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Michigan utility to stop burning coal by 2040

Michigan utility to stop burning coal by 2040

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Consumers Energy will phase out electricity production from coal by 2040 to slash emissions of heat-trapping gases t...

February 19th, 2018 |  


European shares drift lower as traders take a breather

European shares drift lower as traders take a breather

LONDON (AP) — European shares drifted lower Monday as investors paused for breath following a sizeable rally last week. Despite the move lower, ...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Lima-area eaters fishing for customers

Lima-area eaters fishing for customers

LIMA — After weeks of planning, local restaurants are now serving up new fish and seafood menu items and specials to satisfy the needs of custom...

February 17th, 2018 |