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Washington grocers reach tentative agreement in 70th hour

SEATTLE (AP) -- Spokesmen for both sides in contract negotiations that brought 21,000 Puget Sound-area grocery workers to the brink of a strike say a tentative agreement has been reached, that prevents a threatened walkout at four major grocery chains.

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Washington grocers give notice to strike, Grays Harbor county not included

SEATTLE, Wash. - The union representing over 30-thousands Washington grocery store workers has given a  72-hour notice that it's members will go on strike.

The stores under the strike alert include all Safeway, Fred Meyer, Albertson's and QFC stores in King,

Joint Council shows support for Teamster and UFCW in Western Washington

TUKWILA, Wash. - The Joint Council of Teamsters No. 28, which represents more than 50,000 members and their families across Washington, Alaska and Northern Idaho, says it will honor a grocery worker strike if one occurs. Joint Council 28 stands with

Mason County Sheriff’s Office Hosts Police Suicide Prevention Course

SHELTON, Wash. - On Friday, September 27, 2013, the Mason County Sheriff’s Office, spear-headed by the Mason County Sheriff’s Office Chaplain Corps, hosted a Law Enforcement suicide prevention course entitled “Protecting & Serving Our Own: Reducing Police Suicide & Building