Dixon teachers on strike, classes could be canceled Friday

February 28, 2013 9:44:01 AM PST
There were no classes Thursday morning for students in Dixon, Illinois. Teachers there are on strike.

Dixon is about 100 miles west of Chicago.

The strike affects more than 2,700 students in grade kindergarten through 12.

Negotiations will be held Thursday, but the district is advising parents that it's unlikely there will be school Friday, even if a deal is reached.