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Aug 25 2021
Sister Josie Gould was one of the original members of the Union of Northern Workers.  Her untiring efforts had profound effects on union members who knew her over the years.
Aug 06 2021
GUEST COMMENT: Gayla Thunstrom, UNW 1st Vice President
Jul 19 2021
GUEST COMMENT: Melvin Larocque, UNW Equity Vice President and Member of the Deninu Kųę́ First Nation
Jun 16 2021
GUEST COMMENT: Josée-Anne Spirito, UNW Regional Vice President for Somba K’e
May 19 2021
May is Mental Health month in Canada, and given all that has happened in recent weeks it couldn't be more relevant.
Apr 16 2021
Next Wednesday, April 28, is Canada’s National Day of Mourning.
Mar 24 2021
During the current sitting of the NWT’s Legislative Assembly, the GNWT’s affirmative action hiring policy came under scrutiny.
Feb 24 2021
Today is Pink Shirt Day, or national anti-bullying day, which is officially observed in Canada on the last Wednesday of February each year.
Jan 22 2021
The term "toxic work environment" has come up recently in both local and national news.