Join us on Thursday, September 26, 2019 for a training on how to become a mentor.
Date: September 26, 2019Time: 4:30 p.m. (90 minutes)Location: Carpenters Training Room, 740 Olive StreetLight food will be provided
To reserve a seat, please call training at 651-646-7337.… Read More
In Omaha, NE, the Labor Day parade brought out an estimated
30,000 onlookers and participants. Labor union members from all over Nebraska
showed up for the annual Labor Day parade that included dozens of floats making
their way through downtown Omaha. This is Omaha’s official appreciation event to
honor labor… Read More
Join the Carpenters & Joiners on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the 8th Annual Car and Bike Show. Hosted at 710 Olive Street, St. Paul, proceeds will benefit the Carpenters Union Food Shelf.
More information on the Car and Bike Show, including drawings and… Read More
Cole Abt of Local 310 graduated from DC Everest High School in Schofield, WI after spending two years on his youth apprenticeship. DC Everest High School is a Career Connections school that provides curriculum from the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and gives graduating students a head start on their career… Read More
On the one-year anniversary of the unsuccessful vote to unionize Ellis Construction Company (Ellis), Business Representatives Luke Kramer and Kyle Alters, out of Wausau, WI, invited all non-union Ellis carpenters and those who have left Ellis for a union contractor to a gathering. The gathering was to demonstrate the benefits… Read More
One hospital in Rapid City, SD is taking steps to ensure patients safety during construction while also helping to bring more work for skilled carpenters.
Black Hills Surgical Hospital is about to start a three-phase, multi-year expansion of their Rapid City facility. Hospital administrators have included language in their bid… Read More
Last month, the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenter’s (NCSRCC) apprentice training program spent time giving back to communities in need around St. Paul, Minnesota. The Exterior Finish, Interior Finish and Wood Framing apprenticeship classes, comprised of approximately 45 men and women, built two picnic tables, three play houses and 15… Read More
HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2019 SIGNING DAYS
Twenty-eight high school seniors signed with union contractors during this year’s Signing Days and will begin their apprenticeships after graduation.
Seven students in the Duluth area signed with union contractors. Participating schools were South Shore High, Northwestern High, Cromwell/Wright High, Wrenshall High and… Read More
Have bowling ball, will travel…to France, Germany and Australia
When Carpenters Local 322 member D Rojas first picked up a bowling ball at the age of 14, she never suspected the sport would take her around the world. But, that’s exactly what happened.
In August, D and her twin sister,… Read More
Locals 308 and 678 members compete in the River Runner Regatta Cardboard Race
Several apprentices and journeypersons from Carpenters Local 308 (Cedar Rapids, IA) and Carpenters Local 678 (Dubuque, IA) competed in the River Runner Regatta Cardboard Boat Race September 15 at Manchester Whitewater Park in Manchester, IA. The crew… Read More