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Chrysler to add 1,250 jobs in Indiana

From the Northwest Indiana Times, TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer KOKOMO, Ind. | Chrysler is investing millions in the Kokomo, Indiana, area as it shifts most of its vehicles to new transmissions that save fuel and better suit the driving habits…

FedEx Opens Kokomo Facility

FedEx Ground, the small-package ground delivery unit of FedEx Corp. opened its new 63,000-square-foot Kokomo Distribution Facility. This $5 million project is a part of the company’s nationwide network expansion plan.

Haynes International Expands in Kokomo

Haynes International, which produces nickel- and cobalt-based alloys, will invest $23.5 million to expand its flat product capacity at its Kokomo manufacturing facility. Haynes, which currently has 780 full-time employees in Indiana, plans to begin purchasing new machinery and equipment…

Kokomo Earns Brownfield Grant

The City of Kokomo has secured a brownfields coalition grant from the Environmental Protection Agency. The coalition is a partnership of Kokomo, Howard County and the towns of Greentown and Russiaville. The City of Kokomo is the lead Coalition applicant…

Kokomo Receives Grant for Soccer Complex

The Indiana Office of Tourism Development awarded the Kokomo-Howard County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) with a $50,000 grant for improvements to the Wildcat Creek Soccer Complex. The funds will be used to build a facility that will combine a…