Pinnacle http://tspr.org en Pinnacle Employees Authorize Strike http://tspr.org/post/pinnacle-employees-authorize-strike <p>Employees of a Fort Madison industry say they are taking a stand to protect their futures.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 05:00:08 +0000 Jason Parrott 26904 at http://tspr.org Pinnacle Employees Authorize Strike IA Governor Praises Lee County Growth http://tspr.org/post/ia-governor-praises-lee-county-growth <p>Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says a trip through Lee County shows his economic development policies are working.</p><p>The Governor and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds spent several hours talking to executives at employees at Pinnacle Foods and at Siemens on Friday.</p><p>They also toured both facilities and even participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a nearly 18,000 square foot expansion at Pinnacle.</p><p>The company spent roughly $20-million to build a new production line, which led to the creation of about 65 new jobs and the retention of several hundred more.</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 13:48:27 +0000 Jason Parrott 9470 at http://tspr.org IA Governor Praises Lee County Growth