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Sacred fire lit to honour, remember Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

September 27, 2022 | News Articles

On the morning of October 4, a sacred fire will be lit to honour and remember missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. This fire will burn in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario during the third USW National Gathering for Indigenous Steelworkers, held October 5-6 in that community. The USW National Aboriginal Committee thanks Firekeeper Mishomis […]

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United Steelworkers charity golf tournament raises $17,000 in support of the Twinkie Foundation

October 6, 2022 | News Articles

Saturday, August 20, 2022 marked the return of the annual United Steelworkers charity golf tournament in Sault Ste. Marie, ON. This year, $17,000 was raised in support of the Twinkie Foundation. The Twinkie Foundation is a local charity that helps Sault Ste. Marie and area families with travel costs associated with travelling for their child(s) […]

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Telus workers give union strong 97% strike mandate

October 6, 2022 | Media Releases

Telus technicians and call centre workers across Canada have overwhelmingly voted to give their union a 97% strike mandate, the United Steelworkers union (USW) Local 1944 announced Thursday. “I am proud of our members for rising up to give the union a strong strike mandate,” said Donna Hokiro, USW Local 1944 president. “The bargaining committee […]

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