School board OKs teacher deal
By The Herald Staff | 10/29/2013
The Ottawa school district officially has a new teachers contract for the 2013-2014 school year.
The school board voted 7-0 Monday to ratify a contract recently approved by the district's teachers, ending months of negotiations. A sticking point in the impasse between the teachers and the district was a requested pay increase for educators.
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