FREE! UFCW Local 1189 members and family are invited to our annual Union picnic and disc golf doubles tournament on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Oakwood Park (7851 Harkness Ave S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016).
Articles by Abraham Wangnoo
UFCW Local 1189 members at the Wedge Co-op overwhelmingly voted in favor of a new 3-year contract on Wednesday, May 29. The new contract expires at the end of March 2022 and passed with 93% of votes in favor of ratification. Some of the highlights include orientation language that allows a steward, on paid time, to spend up to 30 minutes with each new member to explain the benefits of Union membership. This will allow new members an opportunity to navigate and plan their career at the Co-op with more information and knowledge to be as successful as possible. Job openings will be poste
UFCW Local 1189 has reached a tentative agreement with The Wedge. A ratification vote will be held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Classroom C at the Lyndale location.
UFCW Local 1189 members at Kowalski’s Central facility in Shoreview voted overwhelmingly in favor of ratifying a new three-year agreement on May 8. The agreement contains a number of improvements for top of scale/over scale wages, protection for parents during emergency weather situations, improvements to the holiday pay language, more flexible vacation scheduling and improvements to on-call pay.
A tentative agreement was reached with Kowalski's for UFCW Local 1189 members working at the Central Bakery on May 1, 2019. A ratification vote has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 8 from 10 a.m.