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December 16, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Sylvia Erickson Koll, from left, Irene Wallin, Sandi Treml and Teren Novotny hold protest signs just like they did 40 years ago while on strike. These women are half of the Willmar 8, a group of female employees who participated in the first bank strike in Minnesota calling for equal opportunity and pay in the workplace. Turn to C1/Extra for the story.
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“The Willmar 8” were eight female employees of the Citizens National Bank in Willmar who went on strike nearly 40 years ago on Dec. 16, 1977.
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