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Stand Up for Safe Jobs


After repeated call by the St. Paul APWU on behalf of its members to management to not just talk about safety but to do something about it.  The Northland District

Stand Up for Safe Jobs2019-12-20T11:52:32-06:00

Postal Privatization is Proposed


Postal Privatization is Proposed by the President of the United States
from the September 2018 Postmark

The threat is real! The Presidential Commission on the Postal Service was set to release its

Postal Privatization is Proposed2019-11-25T14:23:20-06:00

Local Elections in March


2019 will be a busy year, Local Elections will take place in March with nominations for office at the February Membership Meeting.  Also prior to nominations the membership will determine

Local Elections in March2019-11-25T14:04:29-06:00

Make Plans to Vote November 6th


I ask each and every one of you to find a way to vote in the upcoming elections.  It is the greatest single power you are given as an American

Make Plans to Vote November 6th2019-11-25T14:26:12-06:00

Happy New Year!


President Todd Elkerton

Happy New Year! I want to start by wishing you all a great 2019.  On a personal note, my wife lost her 40-month struggle with Stage IV Metastatic

Happy New Year!2019-11-25T14:27:58-06:00

APWU and USPS had reached Impasse


On December 21, 2018 the National APWU President Mark Diamondstein announced the APWU and USPS had reached Impasse in the negotiations of a National Contract.  This means the parties will

APWU and USPS had reached Impasse2019-11-25T13:59:04-06:00

Workplace Surveillance


In the October 2015 edition of the Postmark, I provided an abridged version of work and time standards in the work place and its evolution within the United States Postal

Workplace Surveillance2019-11-25T13:45:16-06:00

From the June 2018 Postmark


Hard to believe, but summer is upon us.  This month my article is not on the front page as a tribute to the first St. Paul, MN Area Local President Jim

From the June 2018 Postmark2019-11-25T14:29:37-06:00

From the  March 2018 Postmark


The struggle is real! Our National Collective Bargaining Agreement expires September 20, 2018.  The APWU is preparing for these negotiations and over the next few months the St. Paul APWU

From the  March 2018 Postmark2019-11-25T14:30:32-06:00

From the February 2018 Postmark 


The St. Paul Area Local Takes A Significant Step Forward in Fight to Protect Full-Time Work

In Regional Arbitration on January 30th, 2018, Arbitrator John C. Fletcher upheld an Article 37.3.A.1

From the February 2018 Postmark 2019-11-25T14:31:26-06:00
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