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Teamsters Local 249, County Reach Tentative Agreement

They are normally on the front lines fighting the winter storms, but Public Works crews are threatening to hit the picket lines instead.

02/04/2014

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County Salt & Plow Truck Drivers Could Strike This Week

Another round of snow is making its way through the area and the Allegheny County salt trucks are clearing the roads, for now.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/03/2014

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Shaler Students Head Back To School

After school was delayed during a teacher’s strike, Shaler students are going back to school today.

09/13/2013

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Tentative Agreement Reached In Shaler Teacher Strike

A tentative settlement has been reached for by teachers and administrators in the Shaler Area School District.

09/11/2013

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Middle Kids Unite – International Union Says Strike For Attention

KDKA-AM’s Larry richert talks to fellow middle child Bruce Hopman, who is on a one man crusade to raise awarenss of the plight of middle children and their lack of attention.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/12/2013

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Heritage Valley In Beaver Faces Strike

Heritage Valley Health System in Beaver may face a strike if contract agreements are not made within two weeks.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/22/2013

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Labor Dispute At 14 State-Owned Universities Could Disrupt Education

The vote was overwhelming; 95 percent of faculty at Pennsylvania-owned universities have authorized a strike. But they’re not walking out just yet.

11/16/2012

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Hostess Products Flying Off The Shelves Locally

Hostess announced Friday it had no choice but to go out of business because of a strike by the bakers’ union. So the company suspended production at its 33 factories and has already filed for bankruptcy protection.

11/16/2012

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Hostess Brands Going Out Of Business

Hostess Brands Inc. says it’s going out of business after striking workers across the country crippled its ability to make its Twinkies, Ding Dongs and other snacks.

KDKA-TV–11/16/2012

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Striking Verizon Employees Heading Back To Work

Verizon workers will return to their positions Monday night despite not having a new collective bargaining agreement in place yet.

08/20/2011

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Verizon Workers Rally At Station Square, March To Downtown

Striking Verizon workers gathered for a rally in front of Sen. Pat Toomey’s office in Station Square and then marched to company’s headquarters downtown.

08/18/2011

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Tensions Mount As Verizon Strike Continues

Police were called after some Verizon employees in Dormont left work to find their vehicles chained in at a parking lot.

08/11/2011

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Union Director Explains Reason For Strike At Verizon

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks with Marge Krueger, administrative director with District 2-13 of the Communications Workers of America, about the 45,000 Verizon employees currently on strike due to an impasse in new contract negotiations.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/08/2011

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Striking Verizon Workers Rally Downtown

Verizon workers nationwide are on strike, including roughly 12,000 local employees. The walkout began over the weekend after negotiations failed. A large protest was held at 8 a.m. outside of Verizon’s downtown headquarters.

08/08/2011

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Local Verizon Workers Join Nationwide Strike

More than 12,000 local Verizon workers have joined other union workers in a nationwide strike against Verizon.

08/08/2011

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