State Farm’s Ohio Auto Insurance Customers to See Rate Cuts

Article 0 Comments State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. announced it is cutting its rates in Ohio for the second year in a row. The overall personal auto rate in the state is dropping by 3.7 percent, effective Feb. 18. The total state-wide expected impact for State Farm Mutual by […]

State Farm Announces 4.9% Auto Insurance Rate Decrease in Virginia

Article 0 Comments State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company will cut its rates in Virginia for the second time in two years. As a result, its overall personal auto rate will drop by 4.9 percent. The total state-wide expected impact for State Farm Mutual by this rate decrease in Virginia […]

Troubled Delaware Poultry Plant Reports Wastewater Spill

Article 0 Comments State environmental officials say a southern Delaware poultry processing facility with a history of wastewater violations has reported an accidental discharge of up to 1 million gallons of partially treated wastewater. Officials say Arkansas-based Mountaire Farms reported that the release was discovered about 5 a.m. Wednesday after […]

California Commissioner Backs Disaster Insurance Bill to Fight Climate Change-Driven Wildfires

Article 0 Comments California’s insurance commissioner and a lawmaker want to the state to consider buying insurance in the private market to cover rapidly increasing costs of fighting wildfires due to climate change. State Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa and California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara on Thursday proposed the California Disaster […]

Mississippi Sues Federal Government Over River Flooding

Article 0 Comments The state of Mississippi on Monday sued the federal government, claiming a dam complex in Louisiana that keeps the Mississippi River from changing course is harming state land. The suit seeks at least $25 million in damages and touches on one of the most sensitive engineering questions […]

State Farm Lowering Auto Insurance Rates in Texas

Article 0 Comments State Farm Mutual Insurance Co. is cutting its Texas auto insurance rates for the fourth consecutive time in a year, the insurer said. on Feb. 18, the overall personal auto rate will drop by 4.3 percent for 2.9 million State Farm Mutual auto customers. The total savings […]

State Farm to Cut Auto Insurance Rates for Michigan Customers

Article 0 Comments State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. announced it is cutting its overall personal auto insurance rate will drop by 3.5 percent in Michigan. The total state-wide expected impact for State Farm Mutual by this rate decrease in Michigan will be a savings of approximately $48.4 million, the […]

State Farm Cuts Auto Insurance Rates in Missouri

Article 0 Comments State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. says it is cutting its rates in Missouri. As a result, its overall personal auto rate will drop by 3.9 percent. The total state-wide expected impact for State Farm Mutual by this rate decrease in Missouri will be approximately $32 million. […]

Lawmaker: West Virginia Paying Insurance for 4K Vehicles it Doesn’t Own

Article 3 Comments A West Virginia lawmaker says the state has been paying insurance on thousands of vehicles than it doesn’t actually own. House of Delegates committee on government organization chairman Gary Howell announced last week the state’s current vehicle fleet totals 8,380. That’s about 4,000 fewer than earlier thought. […]

Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Site Ordered Closed After State Inspection

Article 1 Comments State regulators have ordered a medical marijuana dispensary in Acton, Mass., to close its doors temporarily. The Cannabis Control Commission announced on Twitter on Friday that it had issued a cease-and-desist order against Massachusetts Wellspring. Patients were directed to the commission’s online listings of other medical dispensaries […]