2-18-14 St. Paul Teachers Strike Looming? On The Morning News With Dave Lee Last week Dave talked with the Teachers Union about a possible strike....today, he got the other side of the issue when he visited with the Chair Of The Board Of Education. Click the link to listen.....
2-11-14 Are Teachers About To Strike In St. Paul?Mary Cathryn Ricker, President of the St Paul Federation of Teachers talks with Dave Lee.
Court Puts Day Care Unionization Drive On HoldA federal appeals court has put a drive to unionize Minnesota home day care workers on hold pending the outcome of a similar case before the U.S. Supreme Court. The Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued its opinion Thursday.
Orch. Management, Musicians Circle Around New DealThe management of the Minnesota Orchestra says a new deal in the works that would bring musicians back ending a nearly year-long lockout, but musicians say it was submitted outside of mediation.
Court Refuses To Halt Minn. Day Care Union DriveA federal judge has refused to halt a drive to unionize thousands of Minnesota home day-care operators.
Twin Cities Juneteenth Celebration Turns 25 The 25th annual Twin Cities' Juneteenth celebration brought thousands to North Mississippi Regional Park Saturday. Juneteenth commemorates the day Union Soldiers told slaves in Texas that the Civil War had ended and they were no longer enslaved. Juneteenth is much more than parades, barbeques and family reunions.
Fight Over Minn. Union Organizing Shifts To CourtA contentious fight over union organizing among certain home-based child care and home health care workers is headed back to court. Opponents say they will challenge a law signed just days ago.
Legislature Gives Green Light To Unionizing Day CaresIt’s lunchtime at Cyndi Cunningham's in home day care where for the past 15 years she's operated her non-union business, caring for the children of working parents.
Minn. House Finally Passes Day Care Union Bill The Minnesota House has passed a bill that allows a union drive among home day care providers and personal care attendants after about 10 hours of debate strung out over more than two days.
Lawmakers Debate Until Early Sunday On Daycare, EducationWith the session officially ending on Monday, state lawmakers have been debating for the last 16 hours trying to wrap up some of the most contested issues this year.
Dara's Moskowitz Grumdahls Top 5 Pastry ChefsThe fanciest restaurants in the Twin Cities do many things well, but maybe the most unique and artful of them are the pastries and desserts. This Saturday, it was the top 5 Pastry Chefs in the Twin Cities according to Dara!
Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl's Easter Brunch RecommendationsSo you missed your chance to get in to the St. Paul Grill. Why not try for 2014. In the meantime, Dara has some great ideas for a perfect Easter Brunch!
Home Care Workers Rally For Chance To Vote On UnionHome care workers rallied at the Capitol Thursday, asking lawmakers to change the law and allow them to vote to form a union.
Minnesota Nurse Staffing Legislation Scaled BackA Minnesota nurses union and the state's hospitals neared a deal Friday to study and publish more data about medical center staffing plans rather than put minimum requirements for inpatient care into law.
Personal Care Givers Hope To Vote On UnionizingThousands of Minnesota's personal care attendants are asking state lawmakers to allow them to vote on a union.