NAS Whidbey Machinists raise $7,500 for food banks

BURLINGTON – Machinists Union members who work at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station raised more than $7,500 at their recent charity golf tournament. The tournament at Avalon Golf Links attracted 48 golfers and raised $7,654, which was a fund-raising record for the fourth-annual tournament. The team of Rich Bach, Bill Herrmann, Robb Lindell and Stan … Continue reading

IAM 751 motorcycle event raises $10,000 for charity

SEATTLE – Machinists Union District Lodge 751’s 15th annual Puppy Putt motorcycle event raised nearly $10,000 for charity. The event, held July 9, attracted close to 50 riders, who left from staging areas in Marysville and Lacey and rode to IAM 751’s Seattle Union Hall for an afternoon of food, music and motorcycle-themed fun. Puget … Continue reading

IAM 751 golf tournament raises $17,500 for charity

REDMOND – Machinists Union members raised more than $17,000 at the seventh annual Guide Dogs of America Charity Golf Tournament. The event was held July 17 at Willows Run golf complex. Some 132 golfers took part. The team of Scott Chord, Jerod Gillies, Marvin Rosales and Casey Schmidt won the four-man best-ball tournament. Their score … Continue reading

Aerospace machinists plan charity go-kart race

KENT — Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-F will hold its fourth annual Guide Dogs Karting Challenge on Saturday, Sept. 10, at PGP Motorsports Park at Pacific Raceways. The event will be from 2 to 6 p.m., and will feature teams of drivers racing for two hours around the PGP track, which is at 31001 144th … Continue reading

White House honors Curran for lifetime of service

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PUYALLUP — A Puyallup man has been honored by the White House for a lifetime of volunteer community service work with the Machinists Union. Rob Curran, a union steward who works for the Boeing Co. in Auburn, received a President’s Lifetime Achievement Award for donating more than 4,000 hours of volunteer service. The award included … Continue reading

Good Rockin’: Machinist to perform Elvis tribute show

SEATTLE — Elvis impersonator Tracy Alan Moore and his band, Rising Sun, will perform a benefit concert in Seattle in August. Moore’s show will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 13 at Machinists Union District Lodge 751‘s Seattle Union Hall at 9135 15th Place S. Tickets cost $25 for adults and $10 for children under 15. … Continue reading

Spokane Machinists will have a blast for charity

SPOKANE VALLEY — Machinists Union Local Lodge 86 will hold its fourth-annual charity trap shoot on Aug. 20. The event will start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Spokane Gun Club, which is at 19615 E. Sprague Ave. in Greenacres. The cost is $80 per person, which includes lunch, trophies and door … Continue reading

Local 751-A plans 2016 charity car and cycle show

EVERETT — The Bill Baker Memorial Steel & Wheel SuperShow is coming to Everett again this year. The annual show for classic cars, hot rods and custom motorcycles will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Machinists Union District Lodge 751‘s Everett Union Hall, 8729 Airport Road. Along with displays of … Continue reading

Union and Pacific Raceways plan charity race weekend

KENT — Machinists Union District Lodge 751 and Pacific Raceways are teaming up for their 11th annual joint charity event. The union is selling discount $5 tickets for drag racing on Aug. 19-21 at the track, which is at 31001 144th Ave. SE in Kent. The tickets will be on sale starting next week at all District … Continue reading

Union plans 13th annual charity horseshoes tourney

RENTON — Members of Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-E will pitch in for charity this summer at the 13th annual Shoes for Puppies horseshoes tournament. The tournament will start at noon Aug. 13 at the Red Dog Saloon, 18606 Renton-Maple Valley Rd. SE. The cost is $50 per player. Entry forms will be available at all … Continue reading

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