Bill Pankonin Retires

Bill Pankonin (CST Plattsmouth) retired on Friday, August 12, 2016, after 42 years of service with LT&T, Aliant, Alltel, and finally Windstream. Bill was presented his $200 retirement check from retired E-Board Rep. Rick “Jake” Jacobson with current E-Board Rep. Darren Donovan looking on. Congratulations to Bill...enjoy your retirement!!


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Verizon Tentatively Settles Strike

Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon workers are scheduled to return to work Wednesday, June 1, after reaching a tentative agreement on a new contract that provides gains for both the communications giant and its employees.
The timetable for restoring normal work schedules was announced Monday, three days after both sides reached an agreement in principle to end a strike that began in April and became one of the broadest U.S. job actions in recent years.