Saturday, January 20, 2018
State / National Business

State / National Business

Extension planning educational event

Purdue Extension Health and Human Sciences Educators in the Fort Wayne District are planning Educational Extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May...

American stocks rise to fresh records Friday

By BERNARD CONDON AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks hit fresh records in a shortened trading session Friday as investors continued to bet on...

iAB donates to NAMI

iAB Financial Bank employees have donated $1,000 to the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The money is intended to aid...

Court blocks overtime expansion pay rule

By MICHELLE RINDELS Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal court on Tuesday blocked the start of a rule that would have made an estimated...

Steel Dynamics sets eyes on $75M expansion at Columbia City plant

Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Steel Dynamics Inc. will invest more than $75 million to expand production capabilities its Columbia City mill, creating as many as 33...

Vectren plan would retire coal plants

By John Martin Evansville Courier & Press Vectren Corp. officials said Tuesday they anticipate a more diverse energy production portfolio in the future, relying less on coal...

Connie Lawson on Russian hacks and ‘rigged’ elections

There were two burning questions for Republican Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson: Did Russian government entities or hackers compromise the state’s election system?...

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...

Toys R Us files for Chapter 11

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Toys R Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in long-term debt, has filed for Chapter 11...

Off the grid and out of the box

 Business lessons to be learned from the Amish in northeast Indiana By Bridgett Hernandez Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly The words “Amish country” are likely to bring to...