Strike

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Locked Out Sugar Workers Take To Football Stadiums

Locked out workers from American Crystal Sugar say they’ll distribute leaflets outside weekend football games to get out the union’s message.

09/17/2011

Nurse

Nurses At Bemidji Hospital Reject Contract Offer

Nurses at a Bemidji hospital have rejected their employer’s latest contract offer and have authorized a strike.

07/29/2011

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Ely Hospital Nurses Authorize Union To Call Strike

Nurses at Ely-Bloomenson Community Hospital have voted to reject the hospital’s final contract offer and instead authorize their negotiators to call a strike.

05/25/2011

Nurse

Nurses At Range Regional Vote To Authorize Strike

Registered nurses at Fairview-owned Range Regional Health Services have voted to authorize a strike after rejecting a mediated offer.

05/25/2011

Nurse

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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Hibbing Nurses Authorize Strike

Nurses at Range Regional Health Services in Hibbing have voted to authorize their union to strike.

04/16/2011

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Hibbing Nurses To Take Strike Vote

The Minnesota Nurses Association says its members at Fairview-owned Range Regional Health Services in Hibbing will take a vote that could authorize a strike by 150 nurses.

04/14/2011

No Charges Involving Metro Gang Strike Force

Hennepin County attorney Mike Freeman says it’s time to close the books on the investigation into the now-defunct Metro Gang Strike Force. Freeman has announced no charges will be filed against anyone involved with the organization. […]

09/08/2010

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

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 Ask Hospitals to Resume Negotiations

If hospitals agree, talks would resume a day after nurses vote for second strike

06/16/2010

Nurses Will Vote on 2nd Strike

Nurses will vote Monday on open-ended strike

06/15/2010

Twin Cities Nurses On Strike

At 7am Thursday, 12,000 registered nurses walked off the job at 14 Twin Cities hospitals. The union nurses are locked in a contract dispute over issues such as pensions and staffing levels. Some 2,800 replacement […]

06/10/2010

John Williams show

Adam Carter shares his experience speaking with a few replacement nurses today Replacement nurses What are the most intellectual trends that are shaping our antion right now? Top trends shaping our nation Can you imagine […]

06/09/2010

Nurses Strike Expected Thursday

The union representing Twin Cities nurses is willing to resume talks with a one-day strike deadline just  days away but talks are not likely. 

06/06/2010

New Round of Nurse Talks

They’ll try again today to reach agreement in the contract dispute between 14 Twin Cities hospitals and 12,000 nurses.

06/04/2010

Pessimism in Nurse Talks

No progress was reported in Wednesday’s talks between 12,000  nurses and 14 Twin Cities hospitals.

06/03/2010

Nurses, Hospitals Resume Talks

Talks are resuming today between 14 Twin Cities hospitals and 12,000 registered nurses.

06/02/2010

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