American Crystal Sugar
A man who was severely burned while working at an American Crystal Sugar plant last year has filed a lawsuit that accuses the company of negligence. Kevin Birnbaum was a contract worker at the East Grand Forks plant when the accident happened during an employee lockout in January 2013.
A slowdown in rail service is forcing American Crystal Sugar to cut back on production, something company officials said Wednesday could cost millions if the situation doesn’t improve.
Union members who have been locked out of American Crystal Sugar plants in Minnesota, Iowa and North Dakota for 20 months are heading back to work.
Union workers in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa who have been locked out of their jobs for 20 months at American Crystal Sugar Co. are voting on the contract for the fifth time.
More than 400 American Crystal Sugars workers in North Dakota who are locked out in a contract dispute are eligible for unemployment benefits, the state Supreme Court said in a ruling issued released Tuesday.
A delegation representing locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. is taking its case to the people who own the company.
The AFL-CIO has endorsed a nationwide consumer boycott of American Crystal Sugar products to protest its 14-month lockout of union workers.
An American Crystal Sugar Co. executive says the company’s replacement workers are doing well in handling this fall’s sugar beet harvest.
We know clearly who the biggest loser is in the Chicago teachers strike: the kids who should be in the classroom. With the NHL lockout: it’s the fans losing the game they love to watch.
The president of the AFL-CIO is pledging his support for locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar.
The president of the AFL-CIO is speaking out against the lockout of union employees at American Crystal Sugar.
Union workers locked out for nearly a year at American Crystal Sugar Co. are taking another poll on the company’s contract offer.
Union workers locked out for nearly a year at American Crystal Sugar Co. are planning another vote on the company’s contract offer.
Locked-out workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. factories in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa will vote on the company’s contract offer a third time.
American Crystal Sugar leaders and union representatives failed Friday to make progress on contract talks in a dispute that has locked out workers in three states and dragged on for 10 months.
Locked-out American Crystal Sugar factory workers have completed a 200-mile journey by foot and hay wagon in advance of an expected Friday meeting between union officials and company representatives.
No charges are expected after locked-out American Crystal Sugar workers say vehicles bumped into them on a Moorhead picket line.
Locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. have rejected the latest contract offer from the company.
Negotiations between American Crystal Sugar Co. and its union workers are scheduled to resume later this month.
The National Labor Relations Board has rejected a complaint by American Crystal Sugar union workers that the company failed to negotiate in good faith.
Locked out workers from American Crystal Sugar say they’ll distribute leaflets outside weekend football games to get out the union’s message.
Locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. are blaming fires at plants in Drayton and in East Grand Forks, Minn., on inexperienced replacement workers hired to take over harvesting duties.
Moorhead-based American Crystal Sugar met with locked out union workers in North Dakota, but a union representative said no deal was reached.
Negotiations between American Crystal Sugar and union leaders representing about 1,300 locked out workers are expected to resume Thursday.
Hundreds of union workers and other supporters turned out for a rally Thursday to support American Crystal Sugar employees locked out of the company’s Moorhead plant.