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May 23, 2016
Former employees of WCE Oil Field Services pose for a portrait in a work yard owned by their new employer, CS Welding, near Palermo, N.D. The workers are owed wages by WCE, which shut down in May 2015 without paying for their final weeks of work. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota investors, workers continue to pay steep toll in oil field business debacle
May 23, 2016 - 9:11am
May 22, 2016
Comparable worth study gets underway for Kandiyohi County’s employees
May 22, 2016 - 11:32pm
January 29, 2016
Willmar City Council increases some employees’ wages
January 29, 2016 - 11:23pm
January 23, 2016
Certified nursing assistants Anni Torma, left, and Sam Clemens serve cookies and coffee Friday to West Wind Village residents Marlos Bacon, seated left, and Lila Estenson in Morris. (Brooke Kern | Forum News Service)
More money for nursing homes in Minnesota changed attitudes in one year
January 23, 2016 - 12:33am
January 4, 2016
The good and bad of Minnesota’s economy
January 4, 2016 - 12:36am
December 28, 2015
Utilities Commission OKs two-year wage adjustment for nonunion employees
December 28, 2015 - 10:29pm
March 24, 2015
Minn. House passes minimum wage curbs
March 24, 2015 - 11:10am
“It feels like they're attacking the people who work the hardest for the least amount of money,” said Colleen Somerville-Lehman, a long-time server, after appearing before a committee to speak against a bill sponsored by Rep. Pat Garofalo (background) which would decrease the minimum wage for employees who receive gratuities during a hearing in the State Office Building Monday. She was with her 5-month-old baby Josiah. (Pioneer Press/Ben Garvin)
Minimum wage fight reignites in House
February 24, 2015 - 11:29pm
November 19, 2013
U.S. labor costs point to still-benign inflation
November 19, 2013 - 9:15am
September 12, 2013
U.S. consumer bureau warns employers, banks on payroll cards
September 12, 2013 - 2:49pm
August 29, 2013
Demonstrators protesting low wages and the lack of union representation in the fast food industry outside of a Wendy's restaurant in the Brooklyn Borough of New York, April 4, 2013. (Reuters/Brendan McDermid)
U.S. fast-food workers plan nationwide strikes over wages
August 29, 2013 - 7:31am
March 21, 2013
Many workers in low-wage positions are not using the training programs their employers offer because they don't even know they exist, a recent survey shows. (Tribune photo/clipart.com)
Survey: Low-wage workers missing out on training
March 21, 2013 - 8:00am
March 20, 2013
As a workforce sector, those earning $35,000 or less annually are generally pessimistic about their finances and career prospects, a survey found. Seventy-four percent of lower-wage workers say it is "difficult" or "very difficult" for them and their families to get ahead financially. Half thought their financial situation was somewhat or much worse than in 2008. (Tribune photo/clipart.com)
Survey: Low-wage workers gloomy about future
March 20, 2013 - 8:00am
February 1, 2012
Letter: Nothing learned since 9/11
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2009
Rice settles with three employee unions
March 21, 2009 - 12:00am