Monthly Archives: October 2019

National Apprenticeship Week Events

The union construction industry will again celebrate National Apprenticeship Week next month, but has added a new element to the annual activity. The fifth annual commemoration will take place from Nov. 11-17, and North Americas Building Trades Unions (NABTU) wants

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James Connolly visited Duluth in 1902

By James Curry In late September, the History, Political Science and International Studies Department at the University of Minnesota Duluth organized a Public History Celebration to promote its new public history track taught by Dr. David Woodward. Some of the

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Central Labor Body to endorse at Nov. meeting

The Duluth Central Labor Body will be screening candidates for endorsement in the state Senate District 7 race on Thursday, November 14, before its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Katie Humphrey at katie@nealc.org.

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Unions greet new U president

AFSCME Local 3801 and Teamsters Local 320 were front and center as well as standing along the back in Kirby Ballroom during a meet-and-greet Tuesday with the new University of Minnesota President Joan T.A. Gabel. Both bargaining units are currently

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