With smoke filled sky’s on the horizon of the MacKenzie Highway, just north of the Alberta border, ash is all that is left in the wake of the wildfires that have already destroyed the town of Enterprise, N.W.T.
Kevin Clark of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, District Lodge 14 had his hands full contacting members in the Yellowknife and Ekati Mine area (approximately 310 kilometers north-east of Yellowknife) and fortunately no injuries have been reported thus far. Continue reading N.W.T. WILDFIRES
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
COMMITTEE ON THE FUTURE
listening session held Friday, August 4, 2023 in Edmonton, Alberta with
Brian Bryant, General Vice President welcoming IAM members to the meeting, along with Allison Parker, TCU Staff – IAMLL1908||Juan Estrada, General Chairperson – IAMDL19
Jerry Redman, Recording Secretary – IAMLL356.
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May 19, 2023 – Brother Kevin Clark, Directing Business Representative of IAM District Lodge 14 accepting his 35 year veteran certificate and badge.
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IAM mourns the loss of our Brother Chris Wagoner, retired Winpisinger Center Director. Chris passed away on November 20, 2022 after a brief illness, with his family by his side.
Red is the color this year for all Canadian Delegates of the 40th IAM Grand Lodge Convention.
After a long delay of 2-years due to the COVID-19 pandemic the 40th IAM Grand Lodge Convention is finally taking place this week in Las Vegas, Nevada from October 3-7, 2022.
(picture taken October 6, 2022)
Brother Kyle Franzen, Business Representative IAMDL14
(IAM Edmonton Auto Lodge 1722)
Brother Victor Quintanilla, Business Representative IAMDL14
IAM Edmonton Auto Lodge 1722)
Sister Darlene Hein, President IAMDL14
(IAM Foothills Lodge 2583) Continue reading IAM CONVENTION 2022
James Albert Patterson
IAM District Lodge 14 Business Representative/Organizer
IAM Local Lodge 99 Member
(picture taken April 26, 2018)
(March 6, 1965 – November 13, 2021)
It is with great sadness and regret that we inform Brother Jim Patterson passed away on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at the age of 56.
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Sister Heather Kelley
GLR Coordinator for Women’s Issues & Human Rights
National Education RepresentativeRon Fontaine
Grand Lodge Representative
National Organizing Coordinator
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It with is with deep regret that we offer condolences to Brother Matthew Barnable whose Grandfather, Stan Barnable, recently passed away at 91 years of age.
“Just think of him as resting from the sorrows and the tears, in a place of warmth and comfort where there are no days and years.” – “His Journeys Just Begun” by Ellen Brenneman
IAM Local Lodge 99 – Retiree
(picture taken March 27, 2018)
(March 19, 1948 – April 26, 2020)
With a sad and heavy heart we advise that Brother Leonard Loza passed away Sunday, April 26, 2020 at the age of 72.
Greg Loza (son) advised that his dad, our brother, passed away peacefully and will be missed by his family and many friends. Len’s family will be having a grave side service for him. Unfortunately due to the current coronavirus situation and accompanying regulations there will not be many people allowed to attend. The family plans to have a memorial service at the Holy Trinity Church once the social distancing situation is over. R.I.P. Brother Leonard. We miss you so much each and every day . . .
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