The company withdrew a few of its proposals, including eliminating bonus pay when employees are called back to work and reduced holiday pay.
The union tentatively agreed to a few of the company’s proposals, including eliminating the ability to carry over the $150 vision benefit from one year to the next.
Little progress has been made on the larger economic provisions, including pay, health insurance premium share and sick leave.
The union’s bargaining team includes Marge Strescino, Nick Bonham, Jeff Letofsky, Gayle Perez and Tony Mulligan.
The company’s bargaining team includes Ray Stafford, Steve Henson, Martha Eller, Brianna Ferran, Phil Ruegg and Chad Orvis.
Bargaining sessions are scheduled for Dec. 4 and 5.
The current contract is available at denvernewspaperguild.org/resources/contracts.