Gibson County

Business
12:52 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Princeton, Indiana Toyota Plant To Add 300 New Workers

Highlanders roll off the line at the Princeton, Indiana production facility
Credit Toyota

A southwestern Indiana city celebrated an announcement Friday morning, that promises to bring 300 new jobs to town.

Toyota says it will add 70,000 square feet to its production facility that produces The Highlander in Gibson County. Toyota says that means 300 new jobs and a $100 million investment. 

The Princeton Toyota plant already employs some 4,500 workers and turns out Highlanders, Sequoias and Sienna minivans.

Health
9:24 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Indiana Cantaloupe Farm

The Food and Drug Administration has identified a southern Indiana farm that produces cantaloupes linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak and says the operation has recalled its melons. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that of 178 people infected in 21 states, two have died and 62 have been hospitalized.

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