By John L. Braese
ONTARIO – The Oregon Employment Relations Board on Tuesday ruled Treasure Valley Community College improperly withheld pay raises for some college faculty and ordered the college to pay employees a 2.5 percent cost of living raise plus a 9 percent interest rate on money owed.
The board also ordered the college to “cease and desist” from violating Oregon law.
The decision effects approximately 13 employees who have reached the maximum salary step on the scale.
The order upheld issues raised by the teacher . . .