Chamber honors a ‘STAR’

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and Ambassadors surprised STAR Insurance on June 2 as this month’s Business of the Month. The agency office...

GM plans temporary shutdowns at 5 plants

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will temporarily close five factories next month as it tries to reduce a growing inventory of cars on dealer...

Angel Corps opens at new location

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and Ambassadors welcomed Angel Corps to their new location at 306 N. Main St. in Bluffton, at...

Shear Madness salon opens in Ossian

Shear Madness in Ossian has opened. Josie Lane, Sara Bennett, Kellie Herndon, and Brandi Kuehner have a combined experience of 45 years, and they worked...

New, $2.2M project next for Alexin LLC

Alexin LLC, an aluminum extrusion billet and rolling ingot cast house, will begin rolling ingot (slab) casting at its Bluffton casting plant. The $2.2...

Chamber’s Prible completes first year of leadership training

Wells County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Erin Prible recently completed her first year at the Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit leadership...

Sit-down restaurant chain sales sagging

NEW YORK (AP) — Customers have been walking away from sit-down chains as convenience and affordability take precedence. Ruby Tuesday said this week that its...

Carrier union chief says he’s willing to work with Trump

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana union leader who’s been slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter says he’s willing to work with the president-elect and...

Golf outing raises nearly $10,000

Jill Huston, admissions coordinator at Heritage Pointe in Warren and organizer of fundraising to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, receives a plaque from James D....

Stocks close mostly higher, helped by technology, oil

By KEN SWEET AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expected quarterly results from Google’s parent Alphabet and...