Comments for: Newspaper union accepts concessions ahead of sale

Posted May 29, 2009, at 4:23 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — The Portland Press Herald’s largest union has voted to accept wage and benefit concessions designed to pave the way for the Seattle Times Co.’s sale of its Blethen Maine subsidiary. Members of the Portland Newspaper Guild voted 161 to 19 Friday in favor of a new contract …

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