Rockford Newspaper Guild

GUILDLOGOTESTThe Rockford Newspaper Guild is a unit within the United Media Guild, a local union in The Newspaper Guild-Communications Workers of America. It represents newsroom employees at the Rockford Register Star and The Journal-Standard in Freeport.

These reporters, photographers and editors voted for Guild representation in 2013, gaining a voice in their workplace and ensuring their ability to produce great journalism.

The Rockford Guild is negotiating its first collective bargaining agreement with GateHouse Media, the parent of these two newspapers.

The United Media Guild also has units in Peoria, Pekin and Springfield, Illinois, representing employees at GateHouse newspapers in those communities.

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  1. We need these local representatives to give us news of our area. They alone are in a position to dig it out and make it available to the rest of us.

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