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Reader Input: Union members not exempt

I frequently volunteer for a variety of community organizations and events. On June 7, I was helping at one such event that happened to be taking place at a publicly owned facili ...

Newcastle firefighters cancel plans for association

NEWCASTLE – As a result of meetings with the district’s board of directors, Newcastle firefighters have decided to abandon their attempt to form a labor association. A ...

Board axes battalion chief job in Newcastle

The Newcastle fire board cut the district’s battalion chief position last week for being redundant with its newly-appointed interim fire chief, who recommended the measure, a ...

Tentative settlement in Raley’s contract dispute

Picketing at Auburn’s Raley’s store ended Tuesday after a tentative agreement was reached between the supermarket chain and the United Food and Commercial Workers union ...

Help economy, middle class

By coming together as a union, workers can negotiate for fair pay and family-supporting benefits. And that’s exactly what we need to get the middle class — and our economy ...

Results of Auburn city union vote expected mid September

The results of a vote that could decide whether a group of Auburn city employees will decertify their union have been delayed. The 13 members of Local 39 Stationary Engineers wer ...