Striking Ky., W.Va. Nurses Reject Offer

Associated Press, December 4, 2007 Louisville - Nurses at nine
hospitals in eastern Kentucky and West Virginia will remain on strike
after voting 455-5 Tuesday night to reject a contract offer. The nurses
working for Appalachian Regional Healthcare walked off the job Oct. 1.
Chief union negotiator Pat Tanner said the company's latest offer was
"not enough." Company spokeswoman Candace Elkins said the company
hadn't received official word from the union that the offer made Friday
had been rejected. ... Striking