Mineral County Deputy Strike to Continue Through the Weekend
It looks like it will be a long weekend for Mineral County Sheriff Tom Bauer and Undersheriff Mike Boone, who are left to patrol the whole county alone, while the rest of the deputies are out on strike, picketing commissioners for higher wages and a long term contract.
Local Union on Strike Over Outsourcing [Audio]
Local Union 1269 is on strike over job "outsourcing." Dex One spokesman Chris Harman says the terminology is a matter of perspective and points out that the workers at issue make between $80,000.00 and $100,000.00 per year.
Strike By Butte School Administrators Ends
A judge has signed an order to temporarily end a strike by Butte public school administrators that shuttered schools and threatened Butte High School's participation in several varsity sporting events this weekend.  District Judge Brad Newman signed the order Thursday at the request of…