News Organizations Cover FairPoint Strike

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Park St Bangor 10-17 Across Northern New England, news organizations are covering the FairPoint workers’ strike, which began on Friday, October 17. Take a look at the links to the most recent news below, and check out our Flickr album and Facebook page for more photos and information.

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02-28-15: FairPoint Stockholders “Beating the Drums” to Sell Company, Seacoastonline (AP Wire story picked up by multiple news outlets)

02-27-15: Job Action by FairPoint Workers a Victory for All Unions, Portland Press Herald  (Letter to the Editor)

02-25-15: FairPoint Employee Heading Back to Work: “I am now a changed person,” Vermont Public Radio

02-25-15: FairPoint Workers Fear Mess Left by Replacement Workers, WABI Channel 5

02-25-15: FairPoint Workers Head Back to Work After 4-Month Strike, WCSH Channel 6 (via AP wire, covered by multiple news outlets)

02-25-15: FairPoint Workers to Return Today, Valley News via Concord Monitor

02-25-15: FairPoint Union Workers Back on the Job, WMUR Channel 9

02-25-15: FairPoint Workers Head Back to the Job after 4-Month Strike, Maine Public Broadcasting Network

02-25-15: Proud of Solidarity, Workers Back on the Job at FairPoint, Portland Press Herald

02-25-15: FairPoint Workers to Return to Work Wednesday, WMTW Channel 8

02-24-15: New England Workers Win Largest Telecom Strike in History, In These Times

02-24-15: FairPoint Workers Fear They’re Going to Have to Clean Up Messes Caused by Replacement Workers, Fox Business News (AP Wire story picked up by multiple outlets)

02-24-15: FairPoint Workers Fear Contractors Caused Mess, Burlington Free Press

02-24-15: FairPoint Workers Moving Off Picket Line, Back to Work, WMTW Channel 8

02-23-15: Returning FairPoint Workers Facing and Adjustment, Starting Wednesday, New Hampshire Union Leader

02-23-15: Maine FairPoint Workers Head Back to Jobs on Wednesday, Maine Public Broadcasting Network

02-23-15: FairPoint Workers Ratify Tentative Agreement, WPTZ Channel 5