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  • St. Joseph’s Nurses vote to become Teamsters Local 690 Members

    Idaho Nurses Stay United in Campaign to Join Local 690 There were hugs, cheers and smiles all around the night that the votes were counted, and registered nurses with St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho, found out they were officially Teamsters. To Read the full article, please click on this link and you […]

  • NATIONAL UPS AGREEMENT TAKES EFFECT

    The final Supplemental Agreement was ratified which now puts the National UPS agreement into effect beginning April 29th! The Agreement includes wage increases for both full and part-time workers and creates 5,000 new jobs over the term of the agreement. Please read the attached notice from the IBT details.

  • Spokane Labor Council Op-Ed in Spokesman Review

    Tina Morrison, Secretary-Treasurer of the Spokane Regional Labor Council, responds to ill-informed cartoon editorials regarding Unions and Right-to-Work legislation. She also sheds light on the case sitting before the Supreme Court currently, Janus vs. AFSCME, which contrary to what the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation claims, is not about worker freedom or free […]

  • Local 690 Business Representative Changes

    As 2017 came to a close, Teamsters Local 690 said good-bye to long-time Business Agent Michael Valenzuela and Business Agent Ron Vevoda. Both Ron and Mike have retired and are excited about the opportunity of more travel and playing golf! We will miss them both a great deal. With these retirements though, we are excited […]

  • General Membership Meeting

    Spokane Labor Council Op-Ed in Spokesman ReviewTina Morrison, Secretary-Treasurer of the Spokane Regional Labor Council, responds to ill-informed cartoon editorials regarding Unions and Right-to-Work legislation. She also sheds light on the case sitting before the Supreme Court currently, Janus vs. AFSCME, which contrary to what the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation claims, is […]

  • 2017 Worker’s Memorial Ceremony

    Secretary-Treasurer Val Holstrom was asked to present some of the names of workers lost due to injury, accident, or disease in 2016. This annual ceremony is organized by the Spokane Labor Council and is a tribute to all fallen workers. Worker’s Memorial Ceremony

  • Heavy Highway Construction Hire Hall Packet

    You may now download the Hire Hall Packet and print out the forms to return to our office to be registered on our out-of-work list. Please review the rules and regulations carefully and follow the instructions for submitting the required materials/documents. They can be emailed to Melissa Email Melissa  or mailed to: 1912 N. Division, Suite […]