Stories tagged: lockout
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013, 6:23 A.M.
Some striking workers locked out of Valley Hospital
At least 20 employees of Valley Hospital, including nurses and technical workers, were locked out of the hospital this morning following a one-day strike on Wednesday.
THURSDAY, DEC. 5, 2013
Valley Hospital to lock out strikers for two days
Valley Hospital announced a two-day lockout of striking nurses and technical workers Wednesday following the launch of an unprecedented one-day strike at Spokane hospitals owned by Community Health Systems Inc. …
FRIDAY, OCT. 5, 2012
NHL cancels first two weeks of the season
NEW YORK – What seemed inevitable for the NHL has now become reality. The league canceled the first two weeks of regular season on Thursday. It isn’t clear if those …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 25, 2012, 7:39 A.M.
Union-buster Walker calls for return of union refs
MADISON, Wis. — If there’s one thing that can unite political foes in Wisconsin, it just may be the Green Bay Packers.
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2011, 8:13 A.M.
NBA owners, players reach tentative deal
NEW YORK (AP) — After nearly two years of bickering, NBA players and owners are back on the same side. The sides reached a tentative agreement early Saturday to end …
SATURDAY, JULY 23, 2011
NFL future could stay in limbo through weekend as players study deal OK’s by owners
WASHINGTON – Sorry, football fans. The NFL is stuck in a holding pattern, with work still to be done to end the lockout. Heck, the players haven’t even scheduled a …
THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2011, 4:23 P.M.
Owners approve NFL deal, but players don’t vote
NFL owners overwhelmingly approved a tentative agreement Thursday in College Park, Ga., that would end the lockout, provided that players re-establish their union and sign off on the proposal. But …
FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011
NBA needs to reel in salaries for subpar players
MINNEAPOLIS – The NBA locked out its players Thursday, joining the NFL in shutting down its league to seek a better financial deal for owners. But there’s little reason to …
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2011
NFL, team reps will meet
CHICAGO – Today in Chicago, two representatives from each NFL team are scheduled to attend what should be the most significant league meeting since the lockout began. But the meeting …
MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
Packers hit diamond
The Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers finally got back together on the field Sunday – to play softball. Roughly three dozen Packers players gathered for wide receiver Donald Driver’s …
SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2011
NFL players urge appellate court to lift league’s lockout
ST. LOUIS – NFL players urged a federal appeals court Friday to declare the lockout illegal, saying the league had no right to impose a work stoppage that is approaching …