Thursday, January 18, 2018
 
 
Multi-county data-sharing network to improve farming, manufa
A newly formed group of 10 counties have come together to become a national hub of agricultural and manufacturing innovation.
 
Virgin Islands call on Congress to share hurricane costs
“Today’s the day the United States Congress, the White House and everyday citizens must make a sustained commitment to the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico," Representative Stacey Plaskett from the US Virgin Islands said Thursday. Plaskett (D-USVI At Large) is standing up for the Virgin Islands on the steps of Capitol Hill. She said efforts to help her territory and Puerto Rico are just not enough.
 
IV Fluids low in the Basin
Hurricane Maria destroyed three main manufacturing plants, causing a nationwide shortage.
 
CAPCO RAID PIC FOR ORIGINAL POST
"federal agents and the grand junction police arrived on the scene early wednesday morning outside cap-co inc on the 1300th block of winter's avenue. local police left after securing the area. employees were sent home for the day at cap-co inc -- and what has been confirmed by the u.s. attorney's office for the district of colorado is that no one will be taken into custody on wednesday -- and that this investigation is still developing currently. when looking at cap-co inc's website -- they're listed as a defense contractor company that serve for quote "key procurements offices from each of the u.s. department of defense's service branches, as well as serving a broader commercial customer base of original equipment manufacturers and suppliers in a variety of industries" end quote. the website further details the types of engineer ing and manufacturing capabilities held inside the 100,000 plus square foot facility. the company employs over 300 employees, including an in- house engineering team of degreed engineers, physicists, and chemists. capco's website also says they manufacture a variety of munitions, weapons, and weapon accessories -- including propellents, pyrotechnics and explosives. cordell bennigson, ceo of capco, inc released a statement "as always, capco remains committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products and services. we are cooperating fully with the investigation and we intend to provide the same level of transparency and communication that has earned capco a stellar reputation in the defense
 
Federal Agents Raid CAPCO, INC.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. Federal Agents and the Grand Junction Police arrived on the scene early Wednesday morning outside CAPCO on the 1300th block of Winters Avenue. Local police left after securing the area. Employees were sent home for the day at CAPCO and what has been confirmed by U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Colorado is that no one will be taken into custody on Wednesday and that this investigation is still developing currently. When looking at CAPCO's website, they're listed as a Defense Contractor Company that serve for "key procurements offices from each of U.S. Department of Defense's service branches, as well as serving a broader commercial customer base of original equipment manufacturers and suppliers in a variety of industries." The website further details the types of engineering and manufacturing capabilities held inside the 100,000 plus square foot facility. The company employs over 300 employees, including an in-house engineering team of degreed engineers, physicists, and chemists. CAPCO's website also says they manufacture a variety of munitions, weapons, and weapon accessories including propellants, pyrotechnics, and explosives. Cordell Bennigson, CEO of CAPCO, INC., released a statement saying, "As always, CAPCO remains committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products and services. We are cooperating fully with the investigation and we intend to provide the same level of transparency and communication that has earned CAPCO a stellar reputation in the defense community."
 
I&I: Lawsuits against Pharmaceutical Companies (Part 2)
Attorney Stephen Skinner outlines how lawsuits filed by smaller municipalities against pharmaceutical companies will play out in court.
 
I&I: Lawsuits against Pharmaceutical Companies (Part 1)
Attorney Stephen Skinner discusses the negative effects that opioids and misleading advertising have had on the Eastern Panhandle.
 
Gallatin Co. to vote on lawsuit
Gallatin County commissioners are debating whether they will join a lawsuit against pharmaceutical manufacturers. The county says those manufacturers are behind the opioid epidemic.
 
Pharmaceutical Facility to Open in Fayetteville KNWA
Pharmaceutical Facility to Open in Fayetteville KNWA
 
Pharmaceutical Company Plans for Fayetteville Facility FX
Pharmaceutical Company Plans for Fayetteville Facility FX
 



The Opioid Epidemic In The Mid-South: How Bad Is It?
The opioid epidemic is grabbing headlines. From Shelby County suing pharmaceutical companies to Donald Trump declaring the problem a health emergency.
 
Danville biodiesel
new tax credits
 
Small biotech start-up growing in size every year
They're looking to have 20 employees by the end of the year.
 
HS Basketball: Tigers Working with Chemistry
HS Basketball: Tigers Working with Chemistry
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





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