2019 Estevan United Way Telethon Exceeded their goals AGAIN!

$81,142.18

donation by Westmoreland Coal, UMWA and all coal mine employees; Wahoo! Thank you SO much! #givewhereUlive

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UMWA’s Dukart on Donkin: ‘It Seems Everyone Is Scared to Talk’

November 22, 2017 (click image for story)

Jody Dukart is the Auditor/Teller for Canada of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA), a position he took up in October 2017, following the retirement of Cape Breton’s Bobby Burchell.


Coal task force comes to Estevan

June 20, 2018 (click image for story)

A visit from the Task Force on the Just Transition for Canadian Coal-Power Workers and Communities to Estevan on June 14 resulted in numerous meetings and plenty of discussion.


Saskatchewan workers killed on the job 2018

May 1, 2019 (click image for story)

It felt like the weather was crying as the names of Saskatchewan workers, who have lost their lives at workplaces, were read.

In 2018, 48 men and women were killed on the job. On the National Mourning Day April 28, the Estevan community honoured their lives during the ceremony by the Coal Car. Names of six of the 16 people who died during the Humboldt Broncos crash were read, including former members of Estevan Bruins organization Darcy Haugan and Mark Cross.


Members of Parliment impressed

May 31, 2019 (click image for story)

A few members of Parliament who recently toured energy-related facilities in the Estevan area came away impressed with what they saw, particularly when it came to the mining operations.


Fire Prevention Week

October 8, 2019 (click image for story)

Thanks to the members of the Estevan Fire Rescue Service for all that they do in the community, and to the advertisers who supported this year's promotion.


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