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The Texas Workers Relief Fund has been established to assist workers and their families in their time of need. Funds are provided to help stabilize situations when issues occur such as natural disasters.
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UFCW Local 1189 will be at the Minnesota State Fair every day, Thursday, August 24 through Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Members interested in helping staff our kiosk will be given a free state fair entry ticket and a t-shirt, but must work a minimum of 4 hours. Please contact Union Representative Mike Dreyer.
This year’s 15 trap shoot participants included 10 Local 1189 active members, 1 Local 1189 retiree from Rainbow Foods, 1 UFCW Local 653 member, 1 father of a Local 1189 member and 2 sons of Local 1189 members. The trap shoot was held at the Metro Gun Club in Blaine, MN.
UFCW Local 1189 and Kinnic Health and Rehab have reached a tentative agreement. Once a voting document is finalized, a ratification vote will be scheduled. Members will be notified of these details soon.