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Steelworkers end Allied Tube and Conduit strike

HARVEY | Steelworkers and Allied Tube and Conduit reached a new agreement after a marathon negotiating session over the weekend, ending a week-long strike.

May 05, 2014 3:00 pm
Author could not find books on gay steelworkers, so she wrote one

Author could not find books on gay steelworkers, so she wrote one

GARY | Two women who worked at a local steel mill hid a secret from their co-workers – they lived together and were romantically involved.

April 07, 2014 5:29 pm Photos

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Steelworkers will not get back pay for suiting up before their shifts

Steelworkers will not get back pay for suiting up before their shifts

GARY | The nation's highest court has ruled Northwest Indiana steelworkers should not get back pay for the time they spent putting on hard hats and other protective gear before clocking in, or taking it off at the end of the shift.

January 27, 2014 2:45 pm
Labor leaders looking to ensure ‘Massacre’ tribute continues for years to come

Labor leaders looking to ensure ‘Massacre’ tribute continues for years to come

CHICAGO | It has been nearly 76 years since Memorial Day 1937, when Chicago police officers attacked steel workers picketing outside the now-shuttered Republic Steel plant, killing 10 and injuring hundreds of others.

May 18, 2013 6:45 pm Photos

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United Steelworkers Union, Jupiter Aluminum

United Steelworkers Union, Jupiter Aluminum

United Steelworkers Local 2003 members rally Wednesday outside Jupiter Aluminum Corp. in Hammond. The steelworkers are in contract negotiations with the company.

April 03, 2013 3:15 pm
Jupiter steelworkers rally for better contract

Jupiter steelworkers rally for better contract

United Steelworkers Local 2003 members, from left, Eddie Medina, of Scehererville, Jake Cole, of Hobart, and Nick Young, of Knox, rally Wednesday outside Jupiter Aluminum Corp. in Hammond.

April 03, 2013 3:15 pm
Industry looks to entice younger workers

Industry looks to entice younger workers

Second- and third-generation steelworkers, from left, Dan Walters, of Griffith, John Gelon, of Lowell, Gail Richardson, of East Chicago, and Eddie Medina Jr., of Schererville. Gelon's father and grandfather, both named John, both worked in the mill. His father lost his life in the mill in 19…

February 28, 2013 11:38 pm
Steel industry looks to entice younger workers

Steel industry looks to entice younger workers

Second- and third-generation steelworkers, from left, Dan Walters, of Griffith, John Gelon, of Lowell, Gail Richardson, of East Chicago, and Eddie Medina Jr., of Schererville. Gelon's father and grandfather, both named John, both worked in the mill, and his father lost his life in the mill i…

February 28, 2013 10:21 pm
Steel industry looks to entice younger workers

Steel industry looks to entice younger workers

Second- and third-generation steelworkers, from left, Gail Richardson, of East Chicago, Dan Walters, of Griffith, Eddie Medina Jr, of Schererville, and John Gelon, of Lowell. Gelon's father and grandfather, both named John, both worked in the mill, and his father lost his life in the mill in…

February 28, 2013 10:21 pm
Longtime USW Local 1014 official dies

Longtime USW Local 1014 official dies

Former United Steelworkers Local 1014 official and United States Steel Corp. retiree John Fritz died Tuesday after spending more than 60 years in various roles with the union and company.

February 15, 2013 4:00 pm
Reception honoring deceased labor leader planned in

Reception honoring deceased labor leader planned in

Family and friends of former labor leader and civil rights activist Leon Lynch will hold a reception in his honor Saturday in Merrillville.

May 15, 2012 12:00 am

Attendance drops at Statehouse union rally

INDIANAPOLIS | Fewer union workers rallied at the Statehouse Tuesday compared with last week, but union members plan to keep rallying every day until the House Democrats return from Illinois.

March 01, 2011 7:30 pm
Steelworkers urge lawmakers to defeat bills limiting unions

Steelworkers urge lawmakers to defeat bills limiting unions

INDIANAPOLIS | More than 600 steelworkers packed the marble halls of the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday asking legislators to vote down several so-called right-to-work proposals.

February 16, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Steelworkers plan state lobbying trip

More than 600 members of the United Steelworkers union will travel to Indianapolis on Tuesday for the organization's annual lobbying day.

February 14, 2011 3:30 pm

United Steelworkers union looks to get signatures against offset

United Steelworkers Local 1010, which represents workers from ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor East and retirees from Inland Steel, has launched a campaign to lower the Social Security offset.

August 25, 2010 1:15 pm
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