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In the September issue of UNION:

  • UFCW Local 832 active at international convention
  • Four vice-president positions up for election this year.
  • Vista Park Lodge members head to conciliation.
  • Strike vote announced for Westfair members in Manitoba.
  • Diageo scholarship winner announced

In the July/August issue of UNION:

  • Sobeys purchases Safeway Canada for $5.8 billion.
  • Union meets with Safeway stewards before bargaining.
  • Westfair negotiations moving along.
  • Training for nothern members continues.
  • First contract bargaining dragging on at Selkirk Marketplace.
  • HP members ratify new deal.
  • BDL invests in their recycling program.

In the June issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 Training Centre Director wins Stanley Knowles award
  • The True cost of a low price.
  • Stephen Lewis Foundation.
  • Update on Westfair bargaining.
  • Union executive board elections announced.
  • Light the night, new Leukemia & Lymphoma fundraiser kicked off.
  • UFCW Local 832 members active at NDP convention.

In the May issue of UNION

  • Shop stewards and health and safety activists meet in Winnipeg for conferences.
  • We Day co-founder, Craig Kielburger speaks to stewards.
  • Versa Cold Jarvis is slated to close.
  • McKenzie Seeds members see six per cent wage increases.
  • $13,000 for Grace Hospital members.

In the April issue of UNION

  • Local celebrates its 75th Anniversary.
  • Westfair stewards prepare for bargaining as proposal meetings held across the province.
  • Union honours Sun Gro member.
  • Income Tax service winding up.

In the February / March 2013 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 member, Tyrone Hofer wins BDM Scholarship.
  • New vice presidents appointed to Local executive board.
  • UFCW Local 832 youth members help out over the holidays.
  • Westfair proposal meetings posted.

In the January 2013 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Youth members meet in Winnipeg.
  • No general dues increase for Local 832 members in 2013.
  • Local 832 wins outstanding Westfair grievance on benefits.
  • Safeway members should know the deadlines for declaration of availability in 2013.
  • Local 832 celebrates 75 Year Anniversary in 2013.

In the December 2012 issue of UNION

  • Nomination and election dates for the UFCW International convention to be held.
  • UFCW Local 832 staff help out on Habitat for Humanity build.
  • December 6, National Day of Remembrance.
  • UFCW Local 832 president meets with Extra Foods members on store closure.
  • Local busy with 75th Anniversary.

In the September 2012 issue of UNION

  • Secretary-Treasurer, Beatrice Bruske writes about her Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.
  • UFCW Local 832 training centre hands out over $30,000 in scholarships.
  • Westfair announces changes to departments under “Flow” program.
  • General Mills restructures shifts.
  • First Canada members ratify new deal.
  • 22 members from Dawn Foods graduate.
  • Granny Hatchery members ratify new four-year deal.
  • UFCW Local 832 golf tournament raises $26,000

In the July / August 2012 issue of UNION

  • Is Tom Mulcair Canada’s next Prime Minister?
  • Local activists meet with MLA’s at the Manitoba Legislature.
  • Locate donates over $30,000 to Leukemia research.
  • Brandon and Winnipeg host Family picnics for members.
  • Former UFCW Local 832 President, Robert Ziegler wins award.
  • Safeway 791 member, Gabriel Bako represents the local at Canadian Labour Congress Young Workers Advisory Committee.


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