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Macomb landfill getting second waste power plant

December 28, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

A wellhead can be seen Thursday Dec. 15, 2011 on a hill in Pine Tree Acres in Lenox Township, one of the state’s largest landfills, turns gas-to-electricity and will have a new facility online in January. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Mandi Wright) LENOX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Southeastern Michigan will have one of the region’s [&hellip...

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For Portland’s dope king, love and mistrust

December 28, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, JAN. 2, 2011 AND THEREAFTER – In this March 28, 2011 photo, Paul Stanford stands between plants in his marijuana growing facility in Portland, Ore. Stanford’s business is medical marijuana, and he is the nation’s...

E and C S, Inc. is a full service electrical and controls contractor

December 27, 2011 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

E & C S Electrical employees install and wire lighting fixtures for the Chaves County Veteran’s War Memorial which was dedicated Friday, 11/11/11 in front of the Chaves County Courthouse at 11:00 a.m. E & C S Electric is a full service electrical...

Owosso hospital in play as merger fever hits Mich.

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

James M. Full is the President/CEO of Memorial Healthcare in Owosso, Mich. Full has been in the health care business for 34 years and at this hospital for 1 year and 10 months. This particular hospital, under his leadership, has invited three larger hospitals...

Ski experts: Riding in car riskier than ski lift

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE- In this Dec. 28, 2010 file photo, skiers tend to a skier who fell onto the slope after a chair lift derailed at the Sugarloaf ski resort in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. The 35-year-old chairlift that malfunctioned a year ago has now been replaced at a...

Man killed amid Britain’s post-Christmas sales

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

People crowd into a department store as it opens for Boxing Day sales in central London, Monday, Dec. 26, 2011. Despite disruptions caused by London’s subway drivers striking over a pay dispute, large crowds of shoppers started flooding department...

Royal Dutch Shell says Nigeria spill contained

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

A section of an oil spill is seen off the coast of the Niger Delta in Nigeria, Monday, Dec. 26, 2011. Officials with Royal Dutch Shell PLC say they’ve contained the worst Nigeria offshore oil spill in more than a decade. Shell officials said Monday that...

Minister: Spain to fall back into recession

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

In this photo taken Friday Dec. 23, 2011, Spain’s new Economy Minister Luis de Guindos arrives at the Moncloa Palace for the new Spanish government’s first cabinet meeting. De Guindos said Monday Dec. 26, 2001 that Spain will slide back into...

New powerful painkiller has abuse experts worried

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

In this Dec. 22, 2011 photo, the sun slowly sets on the empty parking lot at the Zogenix headquarters in San Diego. The pharmaceutical maker is one of at least four companies working on purer, more powerful versions of the nation’s second most-abused...

Japan probe finds nuclear disaster response failed

December 27, 2011 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this March 22, 2011 file photo released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) , workers in protective suits conduct cooling operation by spraying water at the damaged No. 4 unit of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex in Okumamachi,...