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WILLMAR -- Jennie-O Turkey Store has reached a settlement with United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 789 regarding allegations that the company violated the National Labor Relations Act.


According to a news release, Jennie-O agreed to reinstate a fired employee and offer him back pay, as well as post a notice educating employees about their rights to organize a union.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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