Jul 31, 2019 -
Six grievance wins for MGEU members
MGEU health care members in the Interlake Eastern Regional Health Authority are going to have a little more money in their pockets thanks to six recent MGEU grievance wins.
Jul 30, 2019 -
Congrats to the 2019 MGEU Bursary Winners!
The MGEU is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of nearly $30,000 in MGEU educational scholarships and bursaries. “We’ve had a record number of applicants this year for our Area Bursaries. It’s great to see so many MGEU members and their families put their names forward,” said MGEU President Michelle Gawronsky. “Our union is about building a better life for our members and these bursaries give people the chance to pursue an education and upgrade their skills.”
Jul 26, 2019 -
MGEU Files for Arbitration on Behalf of Over 12,000 Civil Service Members
The MGEU’s Civil Service Bargaining Committee has decided to file for arbitration due to the employer’s refusal to discuss wages and benefits at the bargaining table.
Jul 25, 2019 -
MGEU Calls On Province to Address Meth Crisis Head-on
The meth crisis in Manitoba is affecting MGEU members from across the province, and President Michelle Gawronsky is calling on the provincial government to address the crisis head-on and invest in treatment beds before it escalates further.
Jul 23, 2019 -
Health Care members: Join the Tele-Meeting on July 25, Talk to our Specialists
On Thursday, July 25 at 7 pm the MGEU is hosting a tele-meeting with our MGEU specialists and everyone involved in the health care union representation votes is welcome to listen in or ask a question.
Jul 11, 2019 -
Correctional Officer Attacked on the Job
The MGEU is calling on the government to implement effective strategies to help protect members working in correctional facilities following a recent assault at Milner Ridge Correctional Centre. On Monday night a correctional officer was attacked by two inmates inside the facility. His injuries required medical attention in hospital.
Jul 10, 2019 -
MGEU to Visit Health Care Workplaces, Help Members Make Informed Decision
Manitoba health care workers will be voting on which union they want to represent them August 8 through to noon on August 22, 2019 — and beginning Thursday, July 11, they’ll have an opportunity to meet with members of the MGEU Care Comes First team to ask questions and learn more about the MGEU.
Jul 05, 2019 -
MGEU Files Grievance Against Government’s “Callous” LifeFlight Lay-offs
Today, the MGEU filed a group grievance on behalf of Civil Service members who worked in the LifeFlight Air Ambulance program and were recently laid-off without proper notice.
Jun 27, 2019 -
Sara Riel, Local 353 ratifies new agreement
Members of Sara Riel - Local 353, who provide programs and services in a community-based setting to adults experiencing mental health concerns, ratified a one-year agreement.
Jun 21, 2019 -
NUPGE Convention Gets Underway in Winnipeg
Today the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) – MGEU’s national union - opened their convention in Winnipeg. The Triennial Convention, with delegates from all components, is the supreme governing body of NUPGE.