Union vote sweeps in Telluride, ties in Taos

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — The union that’s trying to organize Beaver Creek ski instructors scored a resounding victory in Telluride.Telluride’s ski patrol voted 50-1 last week to ratify their first union contract with the AFL-CIO’s Communication Workers of America.Beaver Creek ski instructors are expected to vote later this month whether to join the union.Tie vote in TaosTaos Ski Valley’s ski patrol voted Wednesday whether to unionize. That vote is said to be deadlocked, say several Taos residents contacted by phone Saturday.They said the Taos vote ended in a 22-22 tie.Taos Ski Valley management sweetened the pot in the face of the …

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