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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.

Contract negotiations surveys were mailed to all UFCW Local 1189 members working at Crothall Laundry this week.  Members are asked to complete and return the surveys to Local 1189 no later than June 23, 2017.

A contract survey has been mailed to all UFCW Local 1189 members under the Linden Service-Maintenance agreement, the Lynnhurst Service-Maintenance agreement and the Lynnhurst LPNs agreement.  Members are asked to complete and return the survey to Local 1189 by June 23, 2017.

UFCW Local 1189 members working at Eveleth Country Foods have ratified a 3-year contract, which goes through April 25, 2020.  The Employer will pay 90% of the cost of Plan A for all Full-Time and Part-Time employees that qualify for health insurance, with members paying 10% of the cost of Plan A.  Wage increases range from 50 cents to 25 cents per hour each year of the contract.