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Winnipeg Free Press Inside Workers Update/May 2

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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 a tentative agreement on the 'Made In Manitoba' solution to the economic difficulties facing the newspaper. 

The committee — rank-and-file members Ron Farrand, Kyle Holyk, Shelley Morgan, John Savage, Grant Unger and Jill Wilson, president Aldo Santin, Local Rep John Webster, and National Rep Paul McKie — met with the management team over three days in late April (24, 26 and 28) and reached an agreement in the afternoon of April 28.

This agreement is subject to ratification of unit members. Details will only be presented at the unit meeting.

This will be a secret ballot vote. As per Manitoba law, there will be no proxy voting.

WHEN: Saturday May 13, 12 noon

WHERE: Viscount Gort Hotel, Royal C Room, 1670 Portage Ave.

WHO CAN VOTE: Winnipeg Free Press Inside Workers