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.
Stillwater Mining Co. Reaches Labor Agreement With Union
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana's largest mining company has reached a tentative labor agreement with union leaders.
Thursday's announcement from Stillwater Mining Co. follows complaints from workers that company executives received pay raises even as they sought to cut miners' pa…
MSU Faculty to Vote on Whether to Keep Union
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Voting is beginning this week on whether to keep Montana State University's faculty union.
Ballots are being mailed out Wednesday to 400 tenured and tenure-track professors after more than 30 percent of the professors requested a union decertification vote with the st…
Twinkie Trouble Hits Montana Economy
Over 500 Hostess stores are closed in places all over the U.S. including Missoula. The struggle between upper management at Hostess and the worker's union has led to a nation wide halt as the two parties attempt to reach a working deal.