Stories tagged: contract negotiations
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 8 p.m.
Teamsters union ratchets up pressure in UPS contract negotiations
The Teamsters union at UPS has voted to authorize a strike, if necessary, a negotiating tactic that’s aimed at ratcheting up the pressure in contract negotiations but does not signal …
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 4:19 p.m.
Lucky Friday miners picket over stalled contract talks
Miners in the Silver Valley picketed Monday outside the Wallace office of Hecla Mining Co. to protest lack of progress on a new contract for about 250 employees at the …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
Oregon doctors to hold informational picket
Doctors at an Oregon hospital are planning an informational picket after more than a year of unsuccessful negotiations with the hospital owner.
Thu., Sept. 25, 2014
CdA teachers, district head to mediation over stalled contract talks
Four weeks into the school year, Coeur d’Alene teachers are working without a new contract and will head into mediation with school district leaders today to try to end a …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2012
Picket replaces symphony performance
Musicians of the Spokane Symphony Orchestra took to the picket lines Saturday instead of the stage. The musicians, who announced Friday night they were going on strike after months of …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2012
Symphony musicians strike after talks fail
The show won’t go on – at least not tonight. Musicians in the Spokane Symphony Orchestra are going on strike amid an ongoing contract dispute.
Wed., Aug. 11, 2010
One-day strike expected at Deaconess and Valley
Union employees are set to strike Deaconess Medical Center and Valley Hospital and Medical Center today in a one-day action as contract negotiations lag. Negotiations were still in progress with …