Congratulations to the new UFCW Local 1189 President, Jim Gleb and new Secretary Treasurer, Abe Wangnoo. Both were sworn into their new positions on August 18, 2021, at the UFCW Local 1189 General Membership Meeting.
Articles by Abraham Wangnoo
Dear UFCW 1189 members working at CPW,
Dear UFCW 1189 members working at the Wedge Co-op on Lyndale Ave,
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).
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