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Announcement planned on Northwest maintenance facility

Mayor Herb Bergson has issued a news release saying he "will make a major announcement concerning the Northwest Airlines maintenance facility" at 1 p.m. today at City Hall. The base has been idle since August 2005, when workers represented by the...

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Mayor Herb Bergson has issued a news release saying he "will make a major announcement concerning the Northwest Airlines maintenance facility" at 1 p.m. today at City Hall. The base has been idle since August 2005, when workers represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association went on strike rather than accept deep wage and staffing cuts. Northwest closed the base and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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