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Highlights from 2019 Signing Days

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. Duluth, MN 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
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Why I am proud to be a union member

“Why I am proud to be a union member” – Chris Meis, Local 106, Des Moines, IA I will never be a millionaire, but I have never gone hungry, either. I have repeated this statement many times throughout my career as a union carpenter. At times I have become emotional… Read More

NCSRCC Celebrates Labor Day

Carpenters Local 106 Des Moines IA 2017 Labor Day Parade and Picnic: Arrive between 9AM-10AM. Parade starts at 11AM: Meet at NE corner of the State Capitol (E 13th & Des Moines St.) Free shuttles available for rides back to vehicles. Picnic: Immediately following the parade at Labor Park (Multiple… Read More

Folwell Elementary Builds

Folwell Elementary Builds On Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 390 students in grades K-5 at Folwell Elementary School in Rochester, MN, participated in the largest Kids Build carpentry workshop event to date! With support from local contractors the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters was able to provide all of… Read More