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Oregon higher education workers approve strike

OREGON— According to the Service Employees International Union 503, classified workers at seven public universities in Oregon will go on strike at the end of the month. The Union represents 5,000 workers across the state. They conducted votes at Oregon schools on …

Providence nurses approve informational picket

Medford, Ore.- Providence Medford Medical Center nurses who are represented by the Oregon Nursing Association have approved an informational picket. The vote was made Wednesday night and allows the nurses to move forward with a picket if a deal isn’t made with …

Contract negotiations continue in Medford

Medford, Ore. — The Medford School Board and Medford Education Association met Thursday night, as contract negotiations continue. It’s the third negotiation session. The union and the district began talks last month. On Thursday, they exchanged counter proposals. “I think both parties are …

Union settlement in Jackson County

Jackson County, Ore., — After months of rallies and negotiations, a new contract is finally in the works for hundreds of Jackson County Workers. The county and the union came to an agreement late Monday. The agreement made on Monday night is …

Union negotiations

Medford, Ore. — Jackson County employees are entering mediation as they seek raises in a new contract. Jackson County employees represented by SEIU are currently working without a contract. They’ve been negotiating with the county for a while. Now, they’re in mediation, …