Smart Local Union №565

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2017 SMART Local 565 Officer Election Results

The final results of the 2017 SMART Local 565 Officer Elections are as follows: BUSINESS MANAGER/FINANCIAL SECRETARY, TREASURER: Dave Goodspeed BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE/RECORDING SECRETARY: Jesse Buell BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE/ORGANIZER: Tom Thoma PRESIDENT: Randy Boles VICE PRESIDENT: Paul Baker EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS: Terry Lyon, Rick Rumpel, Tyler Wolfe TRUSTEES: Curt Buttke, Tammy Johnson, Scott McKellips, Tony Thao

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Therma-Stor contract ratified

On May 11, the Local 565 members at Therma-Stor ratified a three year contract that goes into effect on May 14, 2017. Thank you to the Therma-Stor Union committee for all of their hard work negotiating the new contract. You all did a great job!

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Nominees for the upcoming 2017 SMART Local 565 General Officer elections

The following members were nominated for the following positions: BUSINESS MANAGER/FINANCIAL SECRETARY, TREASURER Dave Goodspeed (Nominated by: Patty Zimmerman, Seconded by: Brian Seidl) Morgan Halsted (Nominated by: Roger Engelhart, Seconded by: Bill Bullion) Tim Sullivan (Nominated by: Tom Thoma, Seconded by: Rhonda Elliot) BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE/RECORDING SECRETARY Jesse Buell (Nominated by: Terry Lyon, Seconded by: Brad […]

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2017 SMART Local 565 Scholarship Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of Local 565’s scholarships for 2017. The Local had Fourteen (14) applicants and four (4) recipients. The winner of the President’s Scholarship, $1500, is Tiffany Heinzen, daughter of member Matthew Heinzen. The winner of the Scott Gast Memorial Scholarship, $1100, is Dustin Sperl, son of member John Sperl. […]

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Local 565 Officer Positions Nominations and Election Notice

NOMINATIONS: Nominations for the offices of President, Vice President, Business Manager/Financial Secretary Treasurer, Business Representative/Recording Secretary, Business Representative/Organizer, three (3) Executive Board Members and four (4) Trustees will be accepted at the locations, times, and places indicated below: Wausau:          Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:30am, 12:00pm and 3:30pm Weston Lanes 5902 Schofield Ave. Weston, WI 54476 […]

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Door Prize Winners from April meetings

The Wausau April 4, 2017 monthly meeting gas cards winners were Chad Gelhar and an illegible name. The SMART Bucks Winners were Eric Hanson ($500) and Adam Hough($200). Neither were present. The Madison April 6, 2017 monthly meeting gas cards winner was Paul Baker (Carnes) for both. The SMART Bucks Winners were Dan Mussehl ($500 Sub […]

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Door Prize Winners from March meetings

The Madison March 2, 2017 monthly meeting gas cards winners were Scott LeBaron (Wolf) and Jerad Norton. The SMART Bucks Winners were Brian Hornburger ($500 Wolf) and Jim Meyer ($100 Wolf). Neither were present. The Wausau March 7, 2017 monthly meeting gas cards winners were Ben Fons and Carla Kraft. The SMART Bucks Winners were […]

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Label It, Scan It, Report It

The union labels are an essential tool for enforcing contracts and protecting jobs, wages, and benefits. Union officials work hard to negotiate the best contracts possible, and the labels are essential to protecting those contracts, union jobs, and wages. They play a central part in preventing a race to the bottom in which contractors try […]

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2017 South Central Federation of Labor Scholarship

If you live or work in Dane, Columbia, Dodge, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Lafayette, Marquette, Richland, or Sauk Counties you can apply for the South Central Federation of Labor (SCFL) Scholarship. Application deadline is June 30, 2017. Click HERE for an application and list of rules. You can also fill out the online application.  If […]

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Member to Member Fundraiser Raffle Winners

The winners of the September 2016 Member to Member Fundraiser Raffle are as follows: Mike Jelinek (Greenheck Fan member) won $800 Terry Vogt (Sub Zero Freezer) won $600 Travis Dzwonkowski (Greenheck Fan member) won $400 Lucas Michlig (Greenheck Fan member) won $200 Tim Lemke (Greenheck Fan member) won $100 Susan Buttke won $100 In addition, […]

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