Machinists Lodge 63

’Fighting Machinist’ completes Hood to Coast route … in a wheelchair

ALS doesn’t stop Sam Beekman’s quest for adventure.

IAM helps combat ALS

The president of Machinists Lodge 63 takes the ice bucket challenge.

‘Fighting Machinist’ Sam Beekman is in the battle of his life against ALS

Beekman, a Boeing machinist, will take part in the 3-mile Southwest Washington Walk to Defeat ALS

Quilt raffle to benefit Guide Dogs

The group provides service dogs, free of charge, to the blind.

Guide Dog Dash motorcycle poker run raises cash for a good cause

Providing guide dogs to the blind has been a "pet" cause of the Machinists since 1948.

Machinists, Metal Trades, DCU have void to fill with Scott Lucy retirement

Lucy has been with the Machinists for 35 years.

Teach a kid to fish …

Union volunteers are a big part of the annual Klineline Kids Fish-In in Vancouver, Washington

Machinists Union challenge slate moves forward

A Portland Boeing worker is in the running for national IAM office

Boeing controversy fuels challenge to top Machinist posts

After an investigation, DOL is overseeing a re-run of the election for national Machinists officers

In a stand for the middle class, Machinists reject Boeing offer

Highly profitable Boeing wanted a long-term deal with anemic raise and an end to pension

Richard Martin, 1948-2012

The career Boeing machinist was longtime recording secretary of Lodge 63.

Crown Cork & Seal shuts Portland can plant

The St. Johns facility was the last Oregon manufacturer of cans.

Unions raise $15,995 for MDA

Union members collected $15,995 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association at the 22nd annual Labor Bowl Challenge.