Spoon River, faculty finalize contract agreement

The Spoon River College Board of Trustees approved a two-year contract agreement with its faculty.

The vote was reached at a special board meeting Wednesday in Canton, Illinois.

The faculty union filed a formal intent to strike notice on January 16.

The deal was reached following a session with a federal mediator.

They ratified their contact January 25 with no disruption in classes.Click here to find a new release from the Spoon River College Faculty Association. You can find the contract agreement on Spoon River's Web site. .