Feb 04, 2020 -
Parkland Residents Rally to Reverse Government Decision on Jail
Tonight, the citizens of Dauphin and the Parkland region came out in droves to support MGEU members working at the Dauphin Correctional Centre, and to demand the government reverse its decision to close the jail.
Feb 03, 2020 -
People Behind the Public Ad Campaign Returns
With more than 2,000 civil service jobs cut in the last three years - jobs that support families and keep us safe - and no end in sight to the weakening of our public services by this government, the MGEU is relaunching The People Behind the Public ad campaign.
Jan 29, 2020 -
Save the Dauphin Jail rally scheduled for February 4
The MGEU will be holding a rally in Dauphin on Tuesday, February 4 to send the Pallister government a clear message: closing the Dauphin Correctional Centre will strain our correctional system and the community of Dauphin to the breaking point.
Jan 27, 2020 -
The Pas Regional Library ratifies first contract
Members of The Pas Regional Library - Local 440 have ratified their first collective agreement.
Jan 24, 2020 -
MGEU President Submits Budget 2020 Submission
Last night MGEU President, Michelle Gawronsky, put forward the union's submission for the 2020 provincial budget and asked the government to stand by their word to give Manitobans a budget that strengthens public services, health care, and education.
Jan 24, 2020 -
Province Announces Dauphin Correctional Centre Closure
The Manitoba government has made it official that they are cancelling plans to build a new jail in Dauphin. Manitoba Justice shocked employees at Dauphin Correctional Centre (DCC) today by informing them they will be closing the existing facility on May 29, 2020 and renovating the space to expand the courthouse instead.
Jan 21, 2020 -
Nominate an MGEU Member for the 2020 Humanitarian Award
The MGEU is accepting applications for the 2020 MGEU Humanitarian Award, which will be presented at the MGEU Convention this October. If you know someone who you feel should be nominated for the 2020 MGEU Humanitarian Award, please put their name forward. The deadline for nominations is May 31, 2020.
Jan 21, 2020 -
Latest Department of Families document cause for concern
Last week, the provincial government released its 2020 strategy for the Department of Families a – document that will have far-reaching implications over the next twelve months for the MGEU members who provide these vital services and the Manitobans who rely on them.
Jan 17, 2020 -
Hecla Golf Course ratifies new agreement
Members of Hecla Golf Course - Local 140 ratified a new three-year agreement yesterday.
Jan 10, 2020 -
MGEU Welcomes Home Firefighters from Australia
Andrew Prokopchuk and Gerry Rosset were greeted yesterday by family at the Winnipeg Richardson International Airport after a 38-day stint helping Australian officials with the continuing firefight in South Wales, about 200 kilometres south of Sydney.