Mountain Iron News


10/15/2018 07:40 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Steelworkers, U.S. Steel reach tentative 4-year contract 

The United Steelworkers and U.S. Steel said they reached a tentative four-year labor agreement affecting 14,000 workers on the Iron Range and across the nation, a move that potentially ends weeks of contentious strife and douses worries about a possible strike. Union members, including 1,250 at MinnTac in Mountain Iron and 350 at Keetac in Keewatin, Minn., must vote on the proposed deal before it becomes official.


10/12/2018 12:37 AM  ~~~Source~~~
USW, U.S. Steel to resume labor contract negotiations 

United Steelworkers and U.S. Steel negotiators are returning to the bargaining table in an effort to reach an agreement on a new labor contract, according to USW. Leaders from USW locals across the nation will meet again with U.S. Steel officials in Pittsburgh this week for face-to-face discussions.


10/08/2018 08:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
USW, U.S. Steel to resume labor contract negotiations 

United Steelworkers (USW and U.S. Steel negotiators are returning to the bargaining table in an effort to reach agreement on a new labor contract, the USW announced Wednesday. Leaders from USW locals across the nation will meet again with U.S. Steel officials in Pittsburgh at the beginning of next week for face-to-face discussions, according to the USW.


09/24/2018 10:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
USW locals to hold update meetings with members on U.S. Steel negotiations 

USW presidents from locals at U.S. Steel's Minntac Mine in Mountain Iron and Keetac in Keewatin have returned to the Iron Range from labor negotiations in Pittsburgh to hold meetings Tuesday and Wednesday with USW-represented miners. Negotiations between the United Steelworkers and U.S. Steel have been underway for about three months in an effort to reach a new labor agreement.