New details released in officer-involved shooting incident in Henry Co.

UPDATE 12/3 10:40 a.m.: The Virginia State Police announced their Bureau of Criminal Investigation’s Field Office in Salem will be investigating the officer-involved shooting in Henry Co. Troopers say the shooting happened when a white 1999 Buick LeSabre pulled over on the northbound Route 220 on-ramp. They have identified the driver as 57-year-old, Donald W. […]
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GM doubles down on Ultium battery production plant investment

GM and LG will invest an added $275 million into their Ultium battery production facility in Tennessee. Much like the rest of the automotive industry, General Motors is currently supply-constrained regarding battery cells that will go into electric vehicles. Matching the moves of numerous other automakers, GM has chosen to work with LG to expand its battery production capabilities as fast as possible. According to The Detroit News, GM and LG are increasing their investment in one such plant to boost production. GM hopes its Ultium battery production brand can supply up to 130GWh of battery cells by the decade’s end.
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VSP: 57-year-old man dead after officer-involved shooting in Henry County

HENRY COUNTY, Va. – UPDATE 11:05 p.m.:. A 57-year-old man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Henry County on Friday, according to Virginia State Police. Sheriff Layne Perry with the Henry County Sheriff’s Office told BTW 21 that they received reports of a man with a gun driving around “somewhat erratically” around 2:50 p.m.

2 Topeka burglary suspects in custody following foot chase

SHAWNEE COUNTY (KSNT) – Two burglary suspects are in custody following a suspicious vehicle report in southwest Shawnee County. At around 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 2, Shawnee County Dispatch received a 911 call about a suspicious vehicle in the 3900 block of SW Roy Road. Multiple people fled the area on foot from a parked […]

1 dead following Panhandle crash

At approximately 10:15 p.m. on Dec. 1, the Nebraska State Patrol received a report of a two-vehicle crash on Highway 92 just west of Melbeta. "A Buick Park Avenue was traveling eastbound on Highway 92 and crossed the center line, striking a westbound Ford F-150," Nebraska State Patrol spokeman Cody Thomas said.

Police name man killed in Henry Co. officer-involved shooting

HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - Virginia State Police have released the name of a man shot and killed by a Henry County Sheriff’s deputy Friday afternoon. Donald W. Hodges, 57 of Bassett, died at the scene. Police say Hodges had been driving a white Buick LeSabre, and stopped along...

Most Reliable American Cars for $10K: Window Shop with Car and Driver

The United States, consistently rated one of the top three countries in North America, is a nation built around motor vehicles. We depend on cars and trucks to get us back and forth to work, to move our families between bonding activities, and to go where we eat many of our meals. What Americans need in their moving machines is reliability.

Is Buick Considering Something Above The Buick Enclave?

Big changes are afoot at Buick, with the Tri-Shield brand recently announcing details surrounding its transition to an all-electric portfolio, as well as a revamp for its brand identity, styling, and logo. Now, it’s possible Buick may be considering a new product that slots in above the Buick Enclave in North America.

One arrested after stolen vehicle chase ends in crash

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - One man is behind bars after a law enforcement chase with a stolen vehicle ended with a crash in Topeka. The Shawnee Co. Sheriff’s Office says Zavell Ivy, 21, is behind bars after a chase in a stolen vehicle began on I-70 on Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 30.

2 burglary suspects in custody following report of suspicious vehicle in SW Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Two suspects are in jail Friday night after a report of a suspicious vehicle matched the description of a car used in a burglary in Southwest Topeka. According to the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, on Friday, December 2 at around 12:30 p.m,, a 911 call came in regarding a suspicious vehicle in the 3900 block of SW Roy Road. When deputies arrived, multiple individuals ran out of a parked silver Buick Lucerne. Officials said the Buick matched the description of a vehicle involved in a burglary in Topeka earlier in the day.
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TTAC Throwback: 1983 Eldorado Biarritz

For generations of drivers, a Cadillac Eldorado was the ultimate expression of prestige and luxury. Driving one meant you were a person of affluence and good taste. However, Eldorados eventually grew to be, perhaps, too much of a good thing. The 1971-1978 model was a symphony in baroque excess. Of course, the 500 cubic-inch V8 under a hood the size of an aircraft carrier’s flight deck and Elvis-pleasing interiors have their charms. But incredible mass and a prodigious appetite for fuel meant they were destined for extinction.

21-year-old in custody following I-70 pursuit

TOPEKA (KSNT) – A 21-year-old male was arrested by the Shawnee County Sheriff’s office Wednesday afternoon. The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office booked Zavell A. Ivy, 21, on counts including aggravated battery, attempt to elude law enforcement, reckless driving, and possession of stolen property among others. The pursuit started after the Shawnee County Emergency Communications Center […]

These Are the Worst Vehicles Your Mother and father Drove

“1986 Chrysler New Yorker. My mother purchased it in 1986 as a substitute for a 1974 Buick. I used to be 13 years previous, and the Buick was embarrassing. Ache peeling, lacking hubcaps, vinyl roof in tatters. My buddies households had been switching to imports like Accords and Camrys. However my dad, a former GM worker, was very a lot ‘purchase American.’ So we went from the completely archaic Buick to this factor.

UPDATE: Missing Missoula Teen Found Safe

(UPDATE: December 1 at 5:35 p.m.) The Missing Endangered Person Advisory for Isabel Henderson has been canceled. Isabel has been located safely. The Missoula Police Department thanks you for your assistance. (First report: December 1 at 1:54 p.m.) Missoula, MT (KGVO-AM News) - On December 1, 2022, at approximately 1:54...
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MEPA issued for teen canceled after she was found safe

MISSOULA, Mont. - Law enforcement are looking for a 14-year-old girl who is without her medication and is with a potentially dangerous person. A Missing Endangered Person Advisory issued on behalf of the Missoula Police Department says Isabela Henderson, 14, was last seen at the Walmart in Missoula on US-93 around 3:45 pm Wednesday.