Registered nurse volunteers on the ground in Puerto Rico are warning that dire conditions - and a glacially slow federal relief effort - are threatening a growing health calamity for millions of residents, according to reports compiled by National Nurses United.
Members of AFSCME – the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees – delivered vans full of donations to Duluth’s Safe Haven Shelter and Resource Center as part of the union’s annual convention.
By Mark Gruenberg, Press Associates Union News Service
Letter Carrier Deborah Ochetti of Burnsville has received the National Association of Letter Carriers’ award as Humanitarian of the Year. She was honored Oct. 4 along with several Letter Carriers from across the nation who were cited as heroes.