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In the June 2012 issue of UNION

  • Secretary-Treasurer Beatrice Bruske  writes about the Provincial Nominee Program.
  • Advisory board meet at policy conference to discuss improving the local.
  • Health and Safety activists come together.
  • UFCW Local 832 participates in Day of Mourning.
  • Member reinstated at IKWE.
  • Maple Leaf Lagimodiere plant grows.
  • EPIC/SMILE members ratify new three-year deal
  • City of Winnipeg recreation passes are back.
  • Register for the UFCW Local 832 golf tournament.

In the May 2012 issue of UNION

  • Local wins eight year battle for Superstore member.
  • President Traeger continues to meet members across the province.
  • HyLife Foods pushes for 12-hour shifts.
  • Local worries about federal changes to settlement program.
  • New shop stewards for local 832.

In the April 2012 magazine of UNION

  • A look back at the Westfair Strike, 25 years later.
  • Former UFCW Local 832 President, Robert Ziegler honoured.
  • Two new union representatives hired at the local.
  • Brandon winter festival
  • Be aware of CPP changes
  • Taking a stand against cuts to public services
  • Income tax deadline April 30
  • Union representatives and territory assignments

In the February / March 2012 issue of UNION

  • The good, the bad and the ugly at Granny’s Poultry.
  • Time to target the competition.
  • UFCW Canada signs co-operation agreement with Mexican State on migrant workers rights.
  • UFCW dental coverage for 832 members.
  • 2011 Scholarship winners.
  • Two Westfair members receive $8,000.
  • First contract ratified at Geri-Aid.
  • Income tax service ready to go February 9.

In the January 2012 issue of UNION

  • Understanding where your union dues go.
  • Experienced activist, Shirley Diakowich dies.
  • UFCW Canada National President, Wayne Hanley honoured.
  • Granny’s Poultry entry level employees have rights too.
  • Local and Training Centre receive Human Rights awards.
  • Training Centre courses announced.
  • UFCW Local 832 is hiring.

In the December 2011 issue of UNION

  • The future starts now.
  • Thank you Robert! A look back at Robert Ziegler.
  • New deal for Town of Virden members.
  • Westman area activists honoured.
  • Maple Leaf Winnipeg members ratify new collective agreement.
  • Granny’s Poultry hit with improvement order. Union wins longstanding fight.
  • Dawn Foods set to close.

In the November 2011 issue of UNION

  • Granny’s Poultry locks out workers at its hatchery.
  • UFCW members step up in recent provincial election.
  • Safeway #791 member, Gabriel Bako talks about his Youth Internship experience.
  • City of Winnipeg Rec Passes are available until December 23.
  • Health and safety committees to conduct job hazard analysis.
  • Members at Visions profit.
  • Tentative deal reached at FASD Life’s Journey.

In the November issue of UNION

  • The importance of line speed.
  • Sobeys Grocer Warehouse ratifies new agreement.
  • Long-term employee reinstated after arbitration.
  • Dunn-Rite Foods sold.
  • Bargaining gets underway with NRHA.
  • Two local 832 friends recognized.

In the October 2011 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 acknowledges activists.
  • Canadian Museum for Human Rights recognizes UFCW Canada.
  • Labour and Community groups come together to Take Back the Night!
  • Migrant farm workers need public health care.
  • Dunn-Rite members ratify new collective agreement.

In the September / October 2011 issue of UNION

  • Manitoba heads to the polls October 4.
  • UFCW Local 832 members can make a difference in this election.
  • Making it home safely from Work.


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