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Mediation Ahead For Yankton City Employees

Mediation Ahead For Yankton City Employees

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The City of Yankton and the bargaining unit for its unionized employees will start the mediation process this week. City Manager Amy Nelson says the state Labor Department is sending a labor mediator in this Thursday…

 

Nelson says both sides have submitted their last offers to the mediator…

 

Nelson says she hopes they can reach a final agreement this week…

 

The hang up reportedly has been over the wage increase percentage.

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