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Crystal still aims to hire

January 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Company zeroes in on local replacements; new workers hurt profits, union says
American Crystal Sugar Co. continues to advertise for local replacement workers, including in the Herald, in the sixth month of the lockout of its union employees. Continue Reading

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Governor Mark Dayton Offering to be a Mediator to End American Crystal Lockout

December 3, 2011 in WDAY

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) – Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is offering to be a mediator to reopen negotiations to end the American Crystal lockout. Continue Reading

AMERICAN CRYSTAL LOCKOUT: Union supporters place leaflets in stores

September 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Shoppers have begun to find leaflets supporting locked-out American Crystal Sugar Co. worke Continue Reading

AMERICAN CRYSTAL LOCKOUT: Tensions high on the picket line

September 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Tensions continue to rise as the ongoing labor dispute between American Crystal Sugar Co. and its locked-out union workers shows no signs of letting up soon.
No new negotiations have been scheduled and the situation appears to be getting more heated as the lockout reaches the month-and-a-half mark.
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