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I Stand with Three Forks – Andy Shirtliff
(Ed. note: The French company Imerys has locked out 35 Montana employees at a Three Forks, Montana talc plant after the union employees did not sign a contract forced on them by Imerys that would take away the workers' retiree insurance, seniority, overtime clauses, as well as altering their work rules and classifications.) News report from Bozeman based KBZK: Nearly three dozen workers and their families were on the picket line in Three Forks on Friday morning after they were locked out of Imerys Talc America. Imerys, a company based in France, took over the plant about seven years ago. They