UPDATE: New mandatory OT procedure explained

UPDATE 8:10 a.m. 3/31: This letter explains the new procedure in detail. Read it here. UPDATE 2:20 p.m. 3/27: The new procedure does not change the mandatory 50% line laid out in the contract. ORIGINAL POST 12 p.m. 3/27:  A new mandatory overtime procedure will take affect April 1. MCO chapter leaders are being trained […]

Marquette, MDOC hockey teams take the ice

A new hockey team made up of Marquette Branch Prison staff will compete in their first tournament this weekend to benefit Special Olympics. The MBP Carp River Bandits will play in the Copper Cup near Grand Rapids.  The MDOC Black Knights will also compete in the tournament. The Carp River Bandits take the ice at […]

Look for state’s survey March 9

MCO encourages all members to take the state employee survey, which launches March 9. State employees will get the survey by email. It can be taken from work or home this year. The deadline to respond to the survey is March 30. The state takes great efforts to make the survey completely anonymous. This is […]