Latest Van Wert County, Ohio Stories

2014-01-28 23:26:47

B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief operating officer search for Van Wert County Hospital in Van Wert, Ohio. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated...

2008-12-05 08:37:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: ADK), an Ohio based long term care, home health care and management company, announced today the completion of the acquisition of a 30-unit assisted living facility located in Van Wert, Ohio. AdCare Health Systems developed the assisted living facility on three acres of land in a farming community located in northwest Ohio approximately ten years ago. The single-story property design...

2008-12-05 09:21:00

Foreign Owner Locks Out Workers; Another Shutdown Looming? VAN WERT, Ohio, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1-524 members Aaron Collins and Natasha Ringwald will travel from Van Wert, Ohio, Saturday, December 6th to meet with members of the United Autoworkers (UAW) Local 1268 in Belvidere, Ill. to examine the uncertain future that lies ahead at their respective plants as the domestic automotive industry confronts corporate restructuring and downsizing. The...

2008-06-15 15:00:36

By Greg Sowinski, The Lima News, Ohio Jun. 15--VAN WERT -- Jodi Wallenhorst has spent nearly 15 years working at Kongsberg Automotive to support her son and daughter as a single mother. Since early April, when she and 300 other Kongsberg employees were locked out of their jobs after refusing to take a one-third pay cut, she's scraped by to survive while leaning on family for help. Unable to afford $1,200 a month for an alternative health insurance, she nervously goes without. "I've...

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