labor department

7:36 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

Battle Creek Ordered to Pay $81,000 for Uncompensated Overtime

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The city had to pay about $73,000 to firefighters last year.
The city of Battle Creek will pay an additional $81,000 in unpaid overtime after an audit from the U.S. Department of Labor found more violations of federal wage laws. The city will issue $80,592.81 in payments to 265 current and former employees by the end of next week following the Labor Department's investigation that looked into the city departments' overtime payments between Oct.
7:28 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Cass County farm agrees to pay fine, fix migrant camp

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Labor Department officials say Berrybrook Farms' camps will be brought up to standards
DOWAGIAC - Dowagiac-based Berrybrook Enterprises and its owners have agreed to improve conditions for their migrant workers living at camps in Cass County under an agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor.