DUNN, NC (WNCN) – A worker was seriously injured in an incident Saturday at a large warehouse used by Food Lion grocery stores near Dunn in Harnett County. The incident was reported early Saturday at the facility just south of Dunn near Long Branch Road off Interstate 95, officials said. Valley Proteins investigates safety procedures …

Physical demand for gold in major Asian hubs increased this week, benefiting from continued price declines and a seasonal rise, as Indian jewelers waited for a further drop before sourcing. Domestic markets in China, Singapore and Japan were inspired by lower benchmark global spot gold prices. Chinese customers have been billed premiums of $ 6 …

Washington – The U.S. unemployment rate fell last month to its lowest level since the pandemic, even as employers appeared to slow down hiring – a mixed picture that indicated a resilient economy that puts more people to work. The government reported on Friday that businesses and other employers created just 210,000 jobs in November, …

ESCANABA – Timber harvests are prescribed to obtain timber products. Equally important, and in some cases more important, is to encourage regeneration and improve stand conditions. Harvesting timber sometimes evokes perceptions of lost forests, damaged environments and greed. While each of these things has happened, and in some cases still does, harvesting timber is actually …

In partnership with Food Share Ventura County, the Rams, Albertsons / Vons / Pavilions (AVP) and Pepsi organized a Thanksgiving drive-through food distribution for families in need. “Food Share is very proud to partner with the Los Angeles Rams, Albertsons, Vons, Pavilions and PepsiCo to distribute 3,000 turkeys here at College Park in Oxnard,” said …

TIT PIECES OF the metal we’re working on doesn’t look very special. But the factory BAP Aerospace, a chemical processing company from Tijuana, alludes to Mexico’s importance to global supply chains. These are components, from trays to door parts, for airplanes made by companies such as Boeing, Cessna, and Lockheed Martin. BAP applies surface treatments …

Nearly 3,900 Ohioans are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, the highest number since mid-January, when vaccines were a scarce commodity allocated only to the most needy beneficiaries. During the pandemic, the Ohio Hospital Association’s PAC donated $ 13,000 to Republican lawmakers who co-sponsored legislation to ban vaccination mandates from Ohio hospitals, colleges and employers. Critics of …

STRAFFORD – In 2002, the Environmental Protection Agency presented plans to clean up the abandoned Elizabeth Mine to the public for comment. He estimated the project would cost as much as $ 16 million, or nearly $ 25 million in today’s dollars. Twenty years later, the cleanup of the old Strafford copper mine is complete …

Production is now set to begin at the former Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant, less than two years after GM announced the massive $ 2.2 billion investment to fully renovate the facility to build a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs. Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for General Motors DETROIT – General Motors plans to form a new …

Neil Jandron of Jandron’s Fine Jewelry presents two checks to Ann Troutman, editor of the Mining Journal. One check is made out to Jandron’s Fine Jewelry, and the other is a personal check from Jandron himself. Jandron, a member of the Marquette County Salvation Army Advisory Council, has long supported the Cheer Club. “The Cheer …