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Unionized workers at the Town of Hay River began a strike with full withdrawal of services Monday February 9 at 8 AM.

Public Service Alliance of Canada North members of Union of Northern Workers (UNW) Local 6 set up a picket line at their strike headquarters outside the town’s Recreation Centre.

Negotiators from the Public Service Alliance of Canada have been in contract talks since August 2014.   Workers voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action on January 12.  Conciliation broke down during the first day January 13, without an agreement.

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