40th anniversary of the Prairie Steel Gang tragedy

During the afternoon of May 28, 1980, the Canadian Pacific, along with the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way, were shocked, shaken and silenced to discover a bus loaded with Engineering Services employees known as the “Prairie Steel Gang,” was involved in a horrific three-vehicle accident.

Remembering Brother Val Neal

We learned with regret and sadness that Brother Val Neal passed away from COVID-19 a few days ago.

Local Union 855 will also donate $4,000 on behalf of the Teamsters Canada Foundation...

Agropur stewards Adrian Payne and Jeff Chaytor, as well as Connie Fewer and Trish Knight, respectively vice-president and secretary-treasurer of Teamsters Local Union 855, visited the Single Parents Association (SPAN) with their third donation of dairy products for 2020.

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