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In the December 2009 issue of UNION

  • Members at Old Dutch ratify a new agreement.
  • Shop Steward profile on Granny's Chief Steward.
  • UFCW Canada Women's Advisory Committee Report
  • You have the right to unionize.
  • Securitas Security members ratify first agreement.
  • Grace Hopsital social workers look for respect in upcoming bargaining.

In the November 2009 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 members vote for a new Premier of Manitoba.
  • Howard Johnson Hotel is a dead-beat employer.
  • Former UFCW local 832 negotiator and MFL President retires.
  • Lucerne Bread Plant prepares for negotiations.
  • Local announces executive board election results.
  • UFCW members attend Manitoba Federation of Labour convention in Brandon.
  • Territory changes take effect Dec.1

In the October 2009 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 pays tribute to Manitoba Premier, Gary Doer.
  • Local recognizes long-term members at retiree's dinner.
  • Local looks to build Political Action Network.
  • UFCW women helping the community.
  • Union wins arbitration against EPIC/ SMILE de St. malo Residences.
  • Local raises $36,000 in annual golf tournament for Leukemia & Lymphoma Reseach and for the GD 6 Ward at Health Sciences Centre.

In the September 2009 issue of UNION

  • President Ziegler and Secretary-Treasurer acclaimed to their positions. Five vice-president postiions up for election.
  • Brandon Maple Leaf members have their say on bargaining proposals.
  • Local 832 member wins prestigious International Scholarship.
  • Westman area members enjoy great weather for family picnic.
  • Local elections to take place this month.
  • Maple Leaf member awarded $2600.

In the July 2009 issue of UNION

  • UFCW Local 832 shop steward conference a success!
  • UFCW Local 832 executive board nomination & election information.
  • Coca-Cola Winnipeg narrowly avoids strike.
  • Westman activists appreciation night.
  • Thompson members receive health and safety training.

In the June 2009 issue of UNION

  • Executive board member, Jesus "Jessie" Zavala travels to Torontno to speak at migrant worker rally.
  • President Ziegler and Secretary-Treasurer Traeger tour the Westman area.
  • Looking for extra cash? Apply for a UFCW Scholarship.
  • Strike vote held at Coca-Cola.
  • UFCW Picnics in June for both Westman and Winnipeg.

In the May 2009 issue of UNION

  • Old Dutch workers in Calgary are locked out as Winnipeg starts negotiations.
  • Walmart workers in Quebec now have a collective agreement.
  • Chemical leak at Lorette Marketplace sends members to the hospital.
  • Two new members to the locals executive board.
  • Wages jump for Safeway gasbar members.

In the April 2009 issue of UNION

  • Fight for the Living. International Day of Mourning April 28.
  • Safeway members ratify new agreement by 83%
  • UFCW Local 832 members attend NDP convention in Brandon.
  • New provincial joint workplace health and safety committee at Westfair.
  • We're looking for youth to get involved with the local.

In the March 2009 issue of UNION

  • Negotiations reach critical point at Safeway.
  • Outstanding proposals by the union and Safeway.
  • Perfect storm brewing on pension plans.
  • Local welcomes new shop stewards.
  • New WCB program at Brewers Distributor.
  • Local helps Garda member get back to work.

In the February 2009 issue of UNION

  • Beggs-Dowling-Mathieu Scholarship awarded.
  • General Mills member appointed to local executive board.
  • Applications available for International Union scholarships.
  • Income service starts February 10.
  • General Mills members credited $46,000 in CCWIPP pension contributions.
  • Sobey's violates contract on vacation payout.
  • Benefit plan improvements for Grace Hospital, BRHA, DSM and WRHA Pharmacy members.


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