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The two sides averted a strike with a day to spare this week, but until Thursday kept much of the details under wraps.
Budget to be balanced in coming months.
Plans for a strike set for Tuesday have been put on hold, but the tentative agreement still has to be ratified by the teachers union rank and file and the school board.
After marathon weekend meetings, union says deal still isn't close; district prepares plan in case of strike.
St. Paul district, teachers maintaining "unusually big" gap in proposals.
Both the district and teachers union are making preparations to care for kids if walkout happens.
St. Paul teachers will strike on Tuesday if a new contract is not settled in the coming days, the union announced Wednesday night.
Plans are still being made, however, for a possible walkout within days.
One day of mediation now could be weeklong affair in effort to prevent strike.
By an overwhelming majority, St. Paul teachers and staff members have voted to authorize a strike and could walk off the job as early as Feb. 13.