Pine River City Council adopts three-year police contract on split vote
On a 3-2 split vote, the Pine River City Council on Tuesday, Dec. 11, voted to approve the 2012 and 2013-15 contracts with its police union.
Council members Ron Derksen and Tamara Hansen voted in opposition.
City Attorney Ted Lundrigan presented the contract proposals to the council. This is the first time the city has negotiated and approved a three-year police union contract.