Unifor Local 191

23-1313 Border St, Winnipeg, MB   R3H 0X4   |   p. 1-204-949-2770 or 1-844-2255-191   f. 1-204-949-2778   e. unifor191@mymts.net   tw. @unifor191

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Local 191’s Scholarship Essay Competition Is Back

Three $1,800 Post-Secondary Scholarships To Be Awarded Local 191 is pleased to once again hold its annual Scholarship Essay Competition. The competition is open to any member of 191 or their children enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institituion, who […]

Join Us In Steinbach

Join Us In Steinbach

Steinbach Pride Parade, Saturday, July 15 Last year Unifor Members took part in the first ever Pride march in Steinbach and it was a huge success. This year they are having another march on July 15th 2017, and we want to make […]

L-R Lee McLeod, Regional director CUPE;
Kevin Rebeck, MFL President; Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU president; Bob Moroz, MAHCP president; Paul McKie, Manitoba/Saskatchewan Area Director, Unifor; Marianne Hluden, Prairies Region Executive Vice-President, PSAC; Norm Gould, Manitoba Teachers Society President

Unifor joins court challenge of Manitoba’s anti-union law

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Winnipeg—Unifor is proud to be part of the Partnership to Defend Public Services, the coalition of Manitoba workers’ organizations that are challenging the province’s anti-union legislation. “Workers with good jobs are the first people that right-wing […]

2017 Local 191 (LSSD Bus Drivers) Bursary Winner

2017 Local 191 (LSSD Bus Drivers) Bursary Winner

Congratulations to Sydney Carlson, the recipient of the 2017 Local 191 (LSSD bus drivers) Bursary Scholarship award. Sydney (pictured at right with Art Crane, LSSD bus driver and Local 191 board member) is a student at the Lord Selkirk Regional Comprehensive Secondary […]

Winnipeg Free Press Hourly & Salary Workers Update/May 13

Download a PDF version of this update Salary and hourly workers at the Winnipeg Free Press ratified a tentative agreement on Saturday, May 13, that incorporates the ‘Made In Manitoba Solution’ as an addendum to the collective agreement. Terms of the […]

Winnipeg Free Press Inside Workers Update/May 2

Download This Update Unit meeting for all inside workers at the Winnipeg Free Press, Saturday, May 13, 12 Noon, Viscount Gort Hotel, Royal C Room, 1670 Portage Ave. The ad hoc committee representing Winnipeg Free Press inside workers has reached […]

Winnipeg Free Press Inside Workers Update/March 26

Members in various departments at the Winnipeg Free Press are in the final stages of selecting their representative for the ad hoc committee which will meet with the Company, as authorized by a special meeting of inside workers on March 5. […]

Jerry Dias vs ATU

Unifor national President Jerry Dias sets the record straight in a name-calling dispute with Amalgamated Transit Union president Larry Hanley. In a related matter, download the transcript of an Ontario Superior Court judge's ruling, which provides a glimpse to the infighting with […]

Winnipeg Free Press Inside Workers Update

Download This Update March 6, 2017 – Local 191 members employed at the Winnipeg Free Press authorized a local workplace committee to enter into discussions with management to explore options to secure the financial stability of the newspaper. By an […]

Setting The Record Straight — Update For Free Press Members

Download a pdf copy of this update January 27, 2017 – At the recent series of town hall meetings, publisher Bob Cox made several statements that require further clarification from the Local’s standpoint. Comments like, ‘There was no request to re-open […]