Concept for an elderly senior couple living in a nursing home or an assisted living facility. People growing old and aged is an ongoing issue. You can see a walker and a wheelchair.

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Talk Resumes Today on Ferguson Nursing Home Strike

February 13, 2018 - 9:36 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Contract talks resume today in Ferguson, where nursing home workers have been on strike for more than seventy days. Shop Steward Brenda Davis says it's been a long, cold winter on the picket lines.

"Zero weather, icy weather, snow, rain, we went through all the weather. Morale is still... I can't sany anythin gbad about it," she says. 

Management at the Christian Care Home on Chambers Road declined to comment.  Workers say the strike is over wages and working conditions .  A federal mediator will be on hand for today's talks.