In two days of talks last week, management of the Hawaii Tribune-Herald not only refused any pay raises, it "cautioned that a pay cut is possible if negotiations take too long and the economy worsens." The company also seeks to delete a provision in the contract prohibiting the company from interfering with the operation of the Guild, leading the union to file an unfair labor practice charge during a caucus. Photo: From left, bargaining team members Derrick DePledge, Gregg Hummer and Colin Stewart, newsroom. Not pictured: Heather Ahue. Photo by Carl Hall.