Local Janitor/Security Union Gives Go-Ahead To StrikeThe SEIU Local 26 voted unanimously on Saturday afternoon to give their negotiators the power to strike. Thousands of workers who clean and protect building across the Twin Cities are ready to walk off the job.
Home Care Workers To Make Pitch For UnionSome of Minnesota's home care attendants are eager to form a union.
Best Bars With Heated Patios In MinnesotaLove patio dining? Just because winter is headed our way doesn't mean we can't still enjoy outdoor dining. Check out some of the best bar/restaurants that keep their patios hot during colder months.
500+ Union Workers Push For Better WagesHundreds of Twin Cities-area janitors, security guards, airport service workers, and retail cleaning workers gathered at St. Paul Central High School on Saturday for the SEIU Local 26’s Contract Convention to address upcoming contract negotiations.
Curiocity: Union's Retractable Rooftop Opens MondayAfter only about nine months since its conception, Minnesota's first retractable roof restaurant is on the cusp of opening to the public.
Good Question: Can A State Secede From The Union?But can a state really secede from the United States?
Union Features Restaurant With Retractable RoofThe people behind Crave, Urban Eatery and the new Figlio have another concept coming to downtown Minneapolis. The corner of Hennepin Avenue and 8th Street will soon be home to a new restaurant that will literally blow the roof off Minnesota dining.
Confusion In Wake Of Wisconsin Union Ruling Wisconsin school and government employee unions on Monday were considering whether to seek new contract talks after a state court threw out a new law that restricts public workers' collective bargaining rights.
Wis. Gov. Walker Vs. Union: What's Next?Wisconsin's Gov. Scott Walker was in St. Paul Sunday night for a midwest governor's conference to promote foreign investment, and couldn’t hide from questions about a judge’s decision striking down his law that took away collective bargaining rights of unions.
Chicago Teachers Union To Continue StrikeThe Chicago teachers union decided Sunday to continue its weeklong strike, extending an acrimonious standoff with Mayor Rahm Emanuel over teacher evaluations and job security provisions central to the debate over the future of public education across the United States.
Restaurateur To Bring U.S.’s Biggest Retractable Roof To MplsYou could think of Union’s rooftop as the Maserati convertible of restaurants.
GOP's Cravaack Picks Up Union's Backing In Minn. Republican Rep. Chip Cravaack (cruh-VAK') has picked up the support of a construction workers union as he faces a closely watched re-election fight in northeastern Minnesota.
NLRB Ruling Favors 6 Fired At Jimmy John'sA federal judge ordered a Twin Cities franchise owner to rehire six workers.
In Midwest, GOP Shrinks From Union Battles Fifteen months after taking control of Minnesota's Legislature, Republicans have put a gay marriage ban on this November's ballot, moved to expand gun rights and cast dozens of votes to cut state spending. But there's one issue where they failed to get traction: watering down the strength of organized labor with a right-to-work law.
Thousands Of Union Workers Rally Against 'Right To Work'More than a thousand union workers will rally at the State Capitol Tuesday for what appears to be a victory celebration.