Honeywell, workers in Illinois reach deal to end lockout

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 | 4:14 p.m. CDT; updated 4:25 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, July 20, 2011

ST. LOUIS — The union representing about 230 workers at a key southern Illinois plant that makes nuclear fuel has reached a tentative three-year deal with the company that locked them out more than a year ago in Superman's adoptive hometown, both sides confirmed Wednesday.