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Union Rep: Situation at Carthage factory might not be as bad as first feared
Posted by news on 4/24/2017 4:33:00 AM.
Potential good news for some factory workers here in the North Country. This as a union representative tells 7 News that not all of the potentially 60 employees at Carthage Specialty Paper will be temporarily laid off.

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Carthage Specialty Paper, union, factory, West Carthage

Jefferson County Legislature, Sheriff's Department union in heated contract talks
Posted by news on 4/6/2017 4:16:00 AM.
The contract dispute between Jefferson County and some of its Sheriff's Department employees is growing more heated.

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Jefferson County, Sheriff's Department, union, contract,

Fort Drum union unhappy with proposed bill
Posted by news on 3/16/2017 4:43:00 AM.
A union representing civilian employees on Fort Drum is upset with a new proposed bill in Congress.

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Fort Drum, union, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik

City, firefighters heading for arbitration this May
Posted by news on 3/2/2017 5:04:00 AM.
The contract battle between the City of Watertown and the union representing firefighters is likely heading to arbitration in May.

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Watertown, New York, City Council, City manager, firefighters, union, contract

Union representing civilian jobs on Fort Drum starting fight to save positions
Posted by news on 2/23/2017 5:10:00 AM.
The union representing the 44 civilian positions that are set to be eliminated on Fort Drum says the work to save the jobs has only just begun.

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Fort Drum, New York, civilian jobs, union

Former employees of shuttered Lewis County plant to receive settlement money
Posted by news on 1/25/2017 5:16:00 AM.
Former employees of the now defunct Climax Manufacturing in Lowville are set to get some of the money they say they are owed.

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Climax Manufacturing, Lowville, New York, union

Former water superitendent to consult with FD
Posted by news on 8/23/2016 10:04:00 AM.

Watertown's former water superintendent has been brought on as a consultantant to assist the city fire department come up with a deployment plan after 8 captains were demoted to firefighter in July.
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Watertown, fire department, union

Striking Verizon workers expected back on the job Wednesday
Posted by news on 5/31/2016 5:13:00 AM.
It's back to work today for the majority of people who had a long weekend away. And it will be back to work tomorrow for the first time since April for about 40,000 striking Verizon workers, which includes many people right here in the North Country.

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Verizon, striking workers, union, New York

New York Air Brake inks new deal with employees
Posted by news on 2/2/2016 9:01:00 AM.
It's a new deal without the old drawn out issues for unionized workers at New York Air Brake in Watertown.
New York Air Brake, Union, International Association of Machinists local 761



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