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EAGLE GROVE, Iowa (AP) — A worker has been killed in an industrial accident at an Iowa pork processing plant. Prestage Foods of Iowa says the incident happened early Friday morning at its plant in Eagle Grove. The company says in a statement that 57-year-old company mechanic Jeffrey Leonardi was “performing routine maintenance duties” when

WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) – The United Food and Commercial Workers Union is weighing in on the recently amended wrongful death lawsuit, for the Waterloo Tyson Pork Processing Plant. Earlier this year, the family of the late Isidro Fernandez sued the company, alleging Fernandez was exposed to the virus at the plant where he worked. Fernandez was

STORM LAKE, Iowa (AP) – A longtime employee of Tyson Foods in Storm Lake has died of coronavirus as an outbreak centering around the pork processing plant devastates the region. An attorney representing his estate says 60-year-old Ken Jones died last week after spending about two weeks in a hospital. Jones, a resident of Alta,