Nurses reach tentative deal with province

Winnipeg Free Press, May 28, 2010 The province’s nurses have reached a tentative agreement for a three-and-a-half year contract with no salary increases for the first two years. In a statement tonight, Manitoba Nurses Union president Sandi Mowat said "reaching a settlement has been a long and difficult process. "Our members made it clear to us that they wanted us to address pension issues and to maintain a competitive stance for the recruitment and retention of nurses." ... Nurses