Hutchinson Machinists ratify Eaton contract

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 1992 in Hutchinson has ratified a new three-year agreement with Eaton Corp. The agreement covers 123 workers at the Hutchinson facility.

The contract, approved Thursday night by 66 percent of union members, went into effect at 12:01 a.m. today.

Eaton Corp. has a hydraulics plant at 3401 E. Fourth Ave. in Hutchinson. The company is based in Cleveland.