After eight-day walkout, union gets the $1-per-hour raise it sought, plus increases over the next two years
Union cautioned to wait until after upcoming meeting, but members decide to walk out
After Teamsters' vote rejecting contract offer, union rep says issue has reached "critical juncture"
Nearly 500 San Benito Foods workers protest for higher wages and benefits for seasonal employees at the Hollister cannery
Nurses' union, which had held a one-day strike, agrees to four-year contract that includes a 9 percent raise over the life of the deal
Action follows Wednesday's one-day nurses' strike and Thursday's board meeting
Registered nurses walked picket lines in front of Hazel Hawkins claiming unsafe patient conditions as hospital denies accusations
Registered nurses begin one-day strike at Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital, claim patient safety at risk because of understaffing and long hours without breaks.
Hospital officials say they have a plan to provide patient care in the case of a strike; the two sides have held 23 negotiating sessions over 14 months