Free! Local 1189 Union members and families are invited to the annual disc golf tournament and picnic on August 9, 2017 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Oakwood Park in Cottage Grove, MN.

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The Minnesota Department of Health’s (MDH) - Office of Medical Cannabis will review written comments regarding medical cannabis products' label contents at the next laboratory rulemaking advisory committee meeting.

When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 1:00-4:00 pm
Where: Edina Public Library, 5280 Grandview Square, Edina, MN 55436

If you are interested in sending in written comments, please do so by 12:00 pm (noon) on February 21, 2017 to

Get the most from your UFCW membership! In addition to your contract, we’ve also negotiated benefits for you like cheaper movie tickets and low-cost cell phone plans. Visit   You work hard – so we want to make sure you get the most out of your UFCW membership. To learn more about extra value on vacations and rental cars visit  You’ve already earned it! On top of the great benefits negotiated in your contract, UFCW members can also save on tickets to movies & theme parks.

Up to 2 positions assigned out of the Duluth Office.  This position is an OPEIU 12 Union position classification: Organizer.


Experience in Collective Bargaining, Grievance Handling, Organizing, & Political Action and a willingness to work hard for the membership of Local 1189. Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and social media) and problem solving ability is required.

Attention Southern Division Members:  You Can Make a Difference!  Local 1189 currently has an opening on its Executive Board.  If you work in a Southern Division location (worksites located in St. Paul and surrounding areas, southern Minnesota and West Central Wisconsin) and are interested in serving as an Executive Board Member, please submit your letter of interest, including your Union experience with Local 1189 and a brief statement on why you would like to be considered to President Jennifer Christensen: