US stocks slide on final trading day of 2017

US stocks slide on final trading day of 2017

Wall Street capped 2017 with a loss, weighed down by a broad slide in light trading ahead of the New Year’s holiday.Technology companies, banks ...

December 29th, 2017 |  


SpartanNash donates $5,000 to West Ohio Food Bank

SpartanNash donates $5,000 to West Ohio Food Bank

LIMA — This holiday season, the West Ohio Food Bank was one of 16 food pantries selected to receive a $5,000 donation from the SpartanNash Found...

December 28th, 2017 |  


New high for Dow as US stocks close higher

New high for Dow as US stocks close higher

U.S. stock indexes wrung out a modest gain during another quiet session on Wall Street Thursday, nudging the Dow Jones industrial average to a new hig...

December 28th, 2017 |  


7th person charged in teen forced labor case at egg farm

7th person charged in teen forced labor case at egg farm

TOLEDO — A man accused of taking part in a scheme to smuggle teenagers into the U.S. and force them to work at an egg farm for little pay is in ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Unemployment rates drop in region

Unemployment rates drop in region

LIMA — Eight of the nine regional county’s employment rates have declined since last month, according to figures released Wednesday by Ohi...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Cargill turns to workforce to push back against Trump trade policies

Cargill turns to workforce to push back against Trump trade policies

MINNEAPOLIS — On Cargill’s new FedByTrade website, the Houfek family tells how selling meat to foreign countries has supported two generat...

December 26th, 2017 updated: December 26th, 2017. |  


Van Wert boasts lowest county gas prices

Van Wert boasts lowest county gas prices

LIMA — Gas prices in the Lima region has increased by 7.6 cents since last week, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com.On Tuesday morning...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Lima firefighters promoted

Lima firefighters promoted

LIMA — Several firefighters in the Lima Fire Department have been promoted following the recent retirements of Capt. Rich Reiff and Deputy Chief...

December 23rd, 2017 updated: December 23rd, 2017. |  


Wrapping it all up: Shoppers in last minute rush as clock ticks down to Christmas

Wrapping it all up: Shoppers in last minute rush as clock ticks down to Christmas

LIMA — If you were out shopping Saturday, you weren’t alone.Across the nation, this was expected to be the busiest shopping day of the yea...

December 23rd, 2017 updated: December 23rd, 2017. |  


A haircut for the holidays: What it takes to look good

A haircut for the holidays: What it takes to look good

LIMA — Barbers and cosmetologists at local salons and barbershops have been busy this holiday season working their magic to grant last-minute wi...

December 23rd, 2017 |