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Ely Hospital, Nurses Called Back To Bargaining

A federal mediator has called another bargaining session for a northeastern Minnesota hospital where nurses are threatening to strike.

06/09/2011

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Nurses Cancel Threatened Strike in Hibbing

Registered nurses have canceled a strike that was threatened against a Hibbing hospital next week.

04/29/2011

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Hibbing Nurses Set 3-Day Strike

Nurses have scheduled a three-day strike next month at the Range Regional Health Services hospital in Hibbing.

04/22/2011

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Layoffs Coming For Nurses At Children’s Hospitals

Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is laying off nurses. While the hospitals say the cuts are necessary, the nurses worry patient safety will be jeopardized.

03/03/2011

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Wis. Man Jailed After Punching Nurse In Face

Police say an intoxicated Appleton man punched a nurse in the face as she treated him for a cut finger.

01/17/2011

Duluth Nurses Set Strike Date

Nurses at a Duluth hospital have set a strike date.  90-percent of the roughly one-thousand nurses at SMDC/Essentia Health System voted last month to authorize a strike. That strike date has now been set for […]

09/03/2010

1,300 Duluth Nurses Voting Today

1,300 nurses in Duluth today vote on whether to ratify a three-year contract with St Mary’s Medical Center and St Luke’s Hospital — or stage a one-day walkout.

08/18/2010

Nurses Overwhelmingly Ratify Contract

The Minnesota Nurses Association says nurses have overwhelmingly approved a contract and averted a strike with 14 hospitals in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.

07/07/2010

John Williams Show

Nurse staffing: PR battle or contract agreement Man who had his remains sent up in a firework Mike Max on Joe Mauer

07/02/2010

Talks Resume in Nurse/Hospital Dispute

Union nurses and 14 Twin Cities hospitals resume negotiations Tuesday afternoon.

06/29/2010

Saturday Night with Esme Murphy- 6-26-10

Esme gets the latest on the possible Nurses’ strike.  She’s joined by Nellie Munn, an RN from Children’s Hospital and by Hospital Spokesperson Maureen Shriner.

06/27/2010

Nurses And Hospitals Resume Talks

Meeting in a secret location, negotiators for 12,000 nurses and 14 Twin Cities hospitals are resuming talks today with help from a federal mediator.

06/24/2010

Nurses Approve Strike Authorization

Thousands of Minnesota nurses have voted to authorize another strike on 14 hospitals in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.

06/22/2010

Nurses Take Another Strike Vote

Thousands of Twin Cities nurses vote Monday on a proposal for another strike, only this one would be open-ended. 12,000 nurses struck 14 hospitals on June 10th, but it didn’t help movement toward a contract settlement. […]

06/21/2010

Nurses, Hospitals Hope To Resume Talks

The union representing some 12 thousand Twin Cities nurses is offering to resume talks next week with 14 hospitals and is pledging not to give a strike notice as long as talks are productive.

06/19/2010

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