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Indiana pork plant resumes operations after 2-week closure

Indiana pork plant resumes operations after 2-week closure

A pork processing plant in north-central Indiana has resumed limited production, two weeks after company officials temporarily suspended operations amid the co [...] Read full article: Indiana pork plant resumes operations af...→

Indiana pork plant resumes operations after 2-week closure

Indiana pork plant resumes operations after 2-week closure

A pork processing plant in north-central Indiana has resumed limited production, two weeks after company officials temporarily suspended operations amid the co [...] Read full article: Indiana pork plant resumes operations af...→

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

The Census Bureau will deliver 2020 Census invitations and paper questionnaires at the front doors of roughly 5.1 million stateside households and in Denton Co [...] Read full article: U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operati...→

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

In late March, as coronavirus restrictions took effect, General Motors sent home thousands of workers from the Arlington assembly plant. Now, those employees a [...] Read full article: Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Pr...→

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — JBS USA is resuming operations at its Worthington pork plant after being shut down for two weeks due to a coronavirus outbreak among worke [...] Read full article: JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked ...→

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

A man at the center of one of the state's worst COVID-19 outbreaks says he feels safe enough to go back to work. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Two weeks after a coronavirus outbreak shut it down, the JBS pork plant in Worthington is set to partially reopen this week. The “kill side” of the plant will [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington po...→

Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday | WTOP

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota pork processing plant will partially reopen Monday after shuttering for more than two weeks because of a coronavirus ou [...] Read full article: Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plan...→

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

Smithfield Foods asked about 250 employees to report to the plant on Monday to staff two departments — ground seasoned pork and night cleanup, according to the [...] Read full article: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will ...→

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

The vice president had been sharply criticized for visiting the Mayo Clinic this week and violating its requirement to wear one. Read full article: Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun to euthanize pigs following coronavirus closures at pork plants, and hundreds of thousands more healthy hogs could meet the sa [...] Read full article: Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthani...→

Tesla backtracks from recalling some workers to plant this week

A paint department supervisor told employees Sunday in an email seen by Bloomberg that there’s no need to come in this week to the automaker's California facto [...] Read full article: Tesla backtracks from recalling some wor...→

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

More than 180 infections have been linked to the plant and officials expect that number to dramatically rise. Testing of its 2,800 workers is expected to begin [...] Read full article: Tyson idles its largest pork plant after...→

GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soon as next week

Automakers rely on Mexico for critical parts and General Motors and Fiat Chrysler manufacture trucks there that generate a big chunk of their profits. Read full article: GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soo...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Triumph Foods, in St. Joseph, had begun to implement companywide testing of its asymptomatic employees in late April Read full article: Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plan...→

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

The AK Steel – Dearborn Works will shut down operations later this year, according to a WARN notice filed with the State of Michigan. Read full article: Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operation...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork plant | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota AG settles with egg company over price gouging; Republicans endorse candidate for Fifth District U.S. House seat; commerce commissioner asks ho [...] Read full article: 3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork pl...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

The Indiana Air National Guard's 122nd Fighter Wing will conduct a series of flyovers in several Indiana cities this week to salute hospitals during the corona [...] Read full article: Indiana Air National Guard to do flyover...→

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. -- The Easter season is usually a busy time of year for Schimpff's Confectionary in downtown Jeffersonville, and customers would normally [...] Read full article: Small Indiana businesses adjust operatio...→

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Jennie-O Turkey Store announced it will be temporarily pausing operations at both of its facilities in Willmar, Minnesota due to COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Pla...→

Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission to resume full operations

Though employees say the plant has resumed vehicle assembly, Alameda county officials said the factory can reopen next week if the automaker adopts some additi [...] Read full article: Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission ...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

The judge noted that since the president issued an executive order on meatpacking plants, it's up to the executive branch to monitor safety, not the courts. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safe...→

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

After shutting down field operations for a month and a half because of the pandemic, the U.S. Census Bureau said Monday that it was restarting some work in the [...] Read full article: Census Field Operations Restart This Wee...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 787 operations next week

Returning workers will find hand sanitizer stations dotting the factory floor and efforts put in place to keep them separated at a safe distance, where possibl [...] Read full article: Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 7...→

Smithfield idles western Illinois pork plant over virus | WTOP

A western Illinois pork-processing plant is suspending operations after some of its employees contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield idles western Illinois pork p...→

Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as virus slams industry

Tyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but was blamed for fueling a massive coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as ...→

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

The Census Bureau will deliver 2020 Census invitations and paper questionnaires at the front doors of roughly 5.1 million stateside households and in Denton Co [...] Read full article: U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operati...→

Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission to resume full operations

Though employees say the plant has resumed vehicle assembly, Alameda county officials said the factory can reopen next week if the automaker adopts some additi [...] Read full article: Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission ...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — JBS USA is resuming operations at its Worthington pork plant after being shut down for two weeks due to a coronavirus outbreak among worke [...] Read full article: JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked ...→

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

The judge noted that since the president issued an executive order on meatpacking plants, it's up to the executive branch to monitor safety, not the courts. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safe...→

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Triumph Foods, in St. Joseph, had begun to implement companywide testing of its asymptomatic employees in late April Read full article: Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plan...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Two weeks after a coronavirus outbreak shut it down, the JBS pork plant in Worthington is set to partially reopen this week. The “kill side” of the plant will [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington po...→

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

Smithfield Foods asked about 250 employees to report to the plant on Monday to staff two departments — ground seasoned pork and night cleanup, according to the [...] Read full article: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will ...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun to euthanize pigs following coronavirus closures at pork plants, and hundreds of thousands more healthy hogs could meet the sa [...] Read full article: Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthani...→

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. -- The Easter season is usually a busy time of year for Schimpff's Confectionary in downtown Jeffersonville, and customers would normally [...] Read full article: Small Indiana businesses adjust operatio...→

Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as virus slams industry

Tyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but was blamed for fueling a massive coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as ...→

GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soon as next week

Automakers rely on Mexico for critical parts and General Motors and Fiat Chrysler manufacture trucks there that generate a big chunk of their profits. Read full article: GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soo...→

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

In late March, as coronavirus restrictions took effect, General Motors sent home thousands of workers from the Arlington assembly plant. Now, those employees a [...] Read full article: Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Pr...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

A man at the center of one of the state's worst COVID-19 outbreaks says he feels safe enough to go back to work. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker...→

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

After shutting down field operations for a month and a half because of the pandemic, the U.S. Census Bureau said Monday that it was restarting some work in the [...] Read full article: Census Field Operations Restart This Wee...→

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

The AK Steel – Dearborn Works will shut down operations later this year, according to a WARN notice filed with the State of Michigan. Read full article: Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operation...→

Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday | WTOP

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota pork processing plant will partially reopen Monday after shuttering for more than two weeks because of a coronavirus ou [...] Read full article: Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plan...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

The vice president had been sharply criticized for visiting the Mayo Clinic this week and violating its requirement to wear one. Read full article: Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana...→

3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork plant | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota AG settles with egg company over price gouging; Republicans endorse candidate for Fifth District U.S. House seat; commerce commissioner asks ho [...] Read full article: 3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork pl...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→

Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 787 operations next week

Returning workers will find hand sanitizer stations dotting the factory floor and efforts put in place to keep them separated at a safe distance, where possibl [...] Read full article: Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 7...→

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

The Indiana Air National Guard's 122nd Fighter Wing will conduct a series of flyovers in several Indiana cities this week to salute hospitals during the corona [...] Read full article: Indiana Air National Guard to do flyover...→

Tesla backtracks from recalling some workers to plant this week

A paint department supervisor told employees Sunday in an email seen by Bloomberg that there’s no need to come in this week to the automaker's California facto [...] Read full article: Tesla backtracks from recalling some wor...→

Smithfield idles western Illinois pork plant over virus | WTOP

A western Illinois pork-processing plant is suspending operations after some of its employees contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield idles western Illinois pork p...→

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Jennie-O Turkey Store announced it will be temporarily pausing operations at both of its facilities in Willmar, Minnesota due to COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Pla...→

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

More than 180 infections have been linked to the plant and officials expect that number to dramatically rise. Testing of its 2,800 workers is expected to begin [...] Read full article: Tyson idles its largest pork plant after...→

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operations in Collin, Denton and Tarrant County

The Census Bureau will deliver 2020 Census invitations and paper questionnaires at the front doors of roughly 5.1 million stateside households and in Denton Co [...] Read full article: U.S. Census Bureau Resumes Field Operati...→

GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soon as next week

Automakers rely on Mexico for critical parts and General Motors and Fiat Chrysler manufacture trucks there that generate a big chunk of their profits. Read full article: GM to reopen Mexican pickup plant as soo...→

Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission to resume full operations

Though employees say the plant has resumed vehicle assembly, Alameda county officials said the factory can reopen next week if the automaker adopts some additi [...] Read full article: Tesla plant buzzing ahead of permission ...→

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Protocols Next Week: KRLD

In late March, as coronavirus restrictions took effect, General Motors sent home thousands of workers from the Arlington assembly plant. Now, those employees a [...] Read full article: Arlington GM Plant to Reopen With New Pr...→

Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant next week, county says

Health officers for Alameda County said the factory can reopen if the automaker adopts safety recommendations in addition to a new plan the company submitted o [...] Read full article: Tesla may get to reopen Calif. plant nex...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked pork plant in Worthington

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — JBS USA is resuming operations at its Worthington pork plant after being shut down for two weeks due to a coronavirus outbreak among worke [...] Read full article: JBS resumes operations at virus-wracked ...→

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safety at Smithfield pork plant

The judge noted that since the president issued an executive order on meatpacking plants, it's up to the executive branch to monitor safety, not the courts. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit over worker safe...→

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker Cautiously Optimistic About Reopening After Outbreak

A man at the center of one of the state's worst COVID-19 outbreaks says he feels safe enough to go back to work. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: JBS Pork Plant Worker...→

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plant, all asymptomatic, test positive for coronavirus

Triumph Foods, in St. Joseph, had begun to implement companywide testing of its asymptomatic employees in late April Read full article: Nearly 400 workers at Missouri pork plan...→

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

Census Field Operations Restart This Week on Limited Basis

After shutting down field operations for a month and a half because of the pandemic, the U.S. Census Bureau said Monday that it was restarting some work in the [...] Read full article: Census Field Operations Restart This Wee...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington pork plant to partially reopen this week

Two weeks after a coronavirus outbreak shut it down, the JBS pork plant in Worthington is set to partially reopen this week. The “kill side” of the plant will [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Worthington po...→

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operations at AK Steel Dearborn plant

The AK Steel – Dearborn Works will shut down operations later this year, according to a WARN notice filed with the State of Michigan. Read full article: Cleveland-Cliffs shutting down operation...→

Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday | WTOP

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota pork processing plant will partially reopen Monday after shuttering for more than two weeks because of a coronavirus ou [...] Read full article: Union: South Dakota Smithfield pork plan...→

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will reopen Monday, union says

Smithfield Foods asked about 250 employees to report to the plant on Monday to staff two departments — ground seasoned pork and night cleanup, according to the [...] Read full article: South Dakota Smithfield pork plant will ...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana, This Time Wearing a Mask

The vice president had been sharply criticized for visiting the Mayo Clinic this week and violating its requirement to wear one. Read full article: Pence Visits Ventilator Plant in Indiana...→

3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork plant | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota AG settles with egg company over price gouging; Republicans endorse candidate for Fifth District U.S. House seat; commerce commissioner asks ho [...] Read full article: 3,000 pigs killed at Worthington pork pl...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

U.S. pork production devastated with meat shortages expected from this week as pigs euthanized, plants closed

Stocks of pork products will be low throughout May, with slaughterhouses shutting down because of workers contacting the coronavirus. Read full article: U.S. pork production devastated with mea...→

Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 787 operations next week

Returning workers will find hand sanitizer stations dotting the factory floor and efforts put in place to keep them separated at a safe distance, where possibl [...] Read full article: Boeing plans to restart South Carolina 7...→

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthanizing pigs after pork plant closures. Perhaps 200,000 hogs per week are at risk.

Minnesota hog farmers have begun to euthanize pigs following coronavirus closures at pork plants, and hundreds of thousands more healthy hogs could meet the sa [...] Read full article: Minnesota hog farmers have begun euthani...→

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

Indiana Air National Guard to do flyovers this week

The Indiana Air National Guard's 122nd Fighter Wing will conduct a series of flyovers in several Indiana cities this week to salute hospitals during the corona [...] Read full article: Indiana Air National Guard to do flyover...→

Tesla backtracks from recalling some workers to plant this week

A paint department supervisor told employees Sunday in an email seen by Bloomberg that there’s no need to come in this week to the automaker's California facto [...] Read full article: Tesla backtracks from recalling some wor...→

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

Small Indiana businesses adjust operations amid shutdowns

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. -- The Easter season is usually a busy time of year for Schimpff's Confectionary in downtown Jeffersonville, and customers would normally [...] Read full article: Small Indiana businesses adjust operatio...→

Smithfield idles western Illinois pork plant over virus | WTOP

A western Illinois pork-processing plant is suspending operations after some of its employees contracted COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield idles western Illinois pork p...→

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Plant In Willmar To Temporarily Pause Operations

Jennie-O Turkey Store announced it will be temporarily pausing operations at both of its facilities in Willmar, Minnesota due to COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Jennie-O Turkey Pla...→

Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as virus slams industry

Tyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but was blamed for fueling a massive coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Tyson Foods idles largest pork plant as ...→

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

Tyson idles its largest pork plant after Iowa outbreak

More than 180 infections have been linked to the plant and officials expect that number to dramatically rise. Testing of its 2,800 workers is expected to begin [...] Read full article: Tyson idles its largest pork plant after...→