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UAW Talks Go Past Deadline At GM And Chrysler

Negotiations between the United Auto Workers Union and two of the three domestic car makers continued past the midnight contract expiration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011

GM CEO Dan Akerson and UAW President Bob King Open Talks

Deadline Looms, But Less Drama In This Year’s Auto Talks

This year’s auto talks have reached what is traditionally referred to as “crunch time,” but there’s less “crunch” this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011


LG Chem Wins $9.6M Battery Development Contract

The Southfield-based The United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC Monday announced the award of a $9.62 million advanced battery technology development contract to LG Chem Power Inc. of Troy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2011

The Eastern Michigan University student center.

EMU, Union Reach Tentative Contract Deal

Food service and maintenance workers at Eastern Michigan University have agreed to go without pay raises for two years and contribute more toward their health insurance as part of a tentative agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

Mary Haezebrouck, principal at Barnard Elementary, left; and Caryn Leonard, a 4th grade teacher at Barnard, right. Credit: Troy School District

Troy Teachers Ratify New Contract

Teachers will pay more in their own health care coverage. The district says the two-year deal will save 10-million dollars, ensuring that major programs won’t be slashed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2011

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Back To Work For Many Detroit Lions

As quickly as you can say draft pick, the Detroit Lions are getting back to work quickly.

97.1 The Ticket–04/29/2011

West Bloomfield Teachers Receive Pay Cuts Earlier Than Expected

The West Bloomfield School Board is looking to end a months-long dispute by imposing a contract on their teachers with paycuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

CBS Detroit

Tony Ortiz: Hoke Finalizes Deal

The contract for Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke has been finalized, and he stands to be well paid in his first year with the Wolverines.

97.1 The Ticket–03/30/2011

Flight Attendants To Protest At Detroit Metro Airport

Spirit Airlines Flight Attendants will conduct a nationwide picket on Friday, March 25 to protest management’s refusal to negotiate a fair and timely contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011


UAW To Hold Contract Bargaining Convention

The United Auto Workers will hold a meeting in Detroit next week to lay the groundwork for upcoming contract talks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2011