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In the July 2011 issue of UNION

  • New Manitoba Federation of Labour campaign kicks-off
  • Local expands workplace bursary program.
  • Coca-cola member thinks quickly to save fellow member.
  • UFCW Canada Youth Internship Program looking for participants.
  • Volunteers needed!
  • Mature student program keeps growing.

In the June 2011 issue of UNION

  • CNIB members make a difference in Nepal
  • Province acts quickly on improving violence in the workplace
  • UFCW Local 832 Golf tournament back for another year
  • Blair Hudson and Marie Buchan tour Northern Manitoba
  • UFCW Local picnic set for Winnipeg.
  • Granny’s grievance resolved
  • Scholarship deadline is June 30
  • Loblaws sees profits rise

In the May 2011 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Canada awards first migrant scholarship winner
  • Secretary-Treasurer, Jeff Traeger discusses building the new UFCW
  • Local builds bond with migrant workers
  • Granny’s Poultry heads to final offer selection
  • 832 members walk with striking CAW Bristol Aerospace members
  • Sister Ellen Olfert receives Stanley Knowles award.

In the April 2011 issue of UNION

  • Why we should pay attention to Wisconsin.
  • Fort La Bosse school division members stick up for each other.
  • Leaders speak at shop steward conference.
  • Mary Johnson’s retirement party raises over $2500.
  • UFCW Local 832 tax service.
  • CNIB members head to Nepal.

In the March 2011 issue of UNION

  • Strengthening the future, over 500 new members joined local 832 last year.
  • Changes to the MFCW dental plan announced.
  • Maple Leaf, Brandon member dreamed of more.
  • Meet Ans Norman, director of mature student diploma program at the UFCW Local 832 training centre.
  • Local 200d and 832 set merger votes continue.
  • Understanding psychological harassment.
  • Granny’s negotiations in deep freeze.

In the February 2011 issue of UNION

  • Leigh Raven wins Beggs-Dowling-Mathieu Scholarship.
  • Changes to MFCW Dental Plan on the horizon.
  • Safeway member, Tony Delahaye strives for customer satisfaction.
  • Income tax service returns for another year.
  • Local 200d and 832 set merger votes.
  • Malteurop members set to go the distance.
  • Inspyre Solutions moves into a new location and grows.

In the January 2011 issue of UNION

  • President Ziegler writes about opportunities and growth in 2011.
  • The union breaks down where your dues money goes.
  • Malteurop members strike over concessions.
  • Maple Leaf Brandon shop steward, Jerry Jiang profile.
  • Arbitrator sides with union on overtime issue.
  • Local prepares for large renovation at Brandon training centre.
  • Negotiations continue at Grace Hospital.

In the December 2010 issue of UNION

  • UFCW loses two great leaders.
  • Longtime union activist Mary Johnson retires.
  • New regulations for workplace safety and health.
  • Bargaining begins with Hewlett Packard.
  • Negotiations brewing with Malteurop.

In the November 2010 issue of UNION

  • Walmart running out of excuses.
  • Springhill Farms member, Liberty Macatimpag embraces new challenges.
  • Marie Buchan named Executive Assistant to the President.
  • Granny’s Hatchery members receive first contract.
  • FASD Life’s Journey negotiations start.

In the October 2010 issue of UNION

  • Manitoba Votes.
  • Two UFCW Local 832 members retire each with 43 years of service.
  • Safeway members vote 98% in favour of protecting pension.
  • Youth Internship Program held in Gimli.
  • Long time union activist, Penny Howlett retires.


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