Tentative contract reached between nurses, Fletcher Allen

Associated Press, July 10, 2006 Burlington - A tentative contract settlement has been reached between Fletcher Allen Health Care and its nurses union. The 562-bed hospital, Vermont's largest, and leaders of the Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals struck a bargain on a new, three-year contract late Saturday night, in time to beat the midnight expiration of the last agreement. But it took 39 hours, beginning Friday, for all of the details to be completed. ... Tentative