Olson 'sustained in part and denied in part'
January 24, 2019
After a year-long process that went to arbitration, Havre Fire Department Capt. Dustin “D.J.” Olson will be returning to work at the Havre Fire Department.
The fire department fired Olson last January and International Association of Firefighters Local 601 filed a grievance saying the city, in firing him, violated the collective bargaining agreement it had with the union, violated state law and had not proven that Olson had violated policies the city said led to his termination or proven whether the penalty imposed was appropriate for the alleged violations.
After a three-day hearing...