Join us on the second Tuesday of each month at 12:30 pm for a light snack, refreshments and our monthly retiree meeting  

Retiree's  will meet  in June, July and August 2016,  

at their regular scheduled time.  



Email -

Vmail - 612.710.8782

President - Paul Klesmit

 IBEW Local 292
2803 Clearwater Road
St Cloud, MN 56301
St Cloud (320) 253-1292
Fax  (320) 253-3014
IBEW Local 292
312 Central Ave SE, Suite 292
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Main (612) 379-1292
Fax  (612) 379-9326 

Fringe Benefit Office
6900 Wedgewood Rd. N. Suite 425
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Main (763)-497-0072
Fax (763)-416-6196


ESTIMATE YOUR BENEFITS                                                                   

Thinking about retirement? Easily generate your NEBF lifetime benefit estimate, including years of service.  go to and click on "Online Benefits" to register.  It's that easy.  No calling, no waiting.



Moved?  You don't have to write in with your change of address!  Simply enter your new adress after securely logging into your account.  You'll receive an email letting you know the change has been made and will take effect within 24-48 hours.





Retirees Xmas Party - Dec. 14th

Invitations via mail to follow.  Contact retirees at v-mail or email listed above for info.

 NEBF has notified Local 292 that as of January 1, 2017, IBEW retirees collecting the NEBF Pension may work for a maximum of 600 hours during calendar year 2017 without a monthly hour restriction. To follow suit, the Local 292/NECA Benefits Trustees have agreed to allow retirees to also collect their Local Pension while working a maximum of 600 hours during 2017. Questions may be directed to the Benefits office or the Local 292 business office. 

Recently Deceased

February 2017

Daniel Bennett,  Mike Priem's Son - William Akes, John "Jerry" Pekar,  Tom McCoy's Dad - Thomas Daly McCoy,  Donald Jacques' Wife - Barbara Jacques,  Jerome Grewe,  Robert Widme's Wife - Lorraine Widme, Darrin Snaza,  Lloyd Peterson,    

January 2017

Charles Lindberg's (deceased) Wife - Violette Lindberg,  Jack Carlson's Mom - Stacie Carlson, Herbert Lemke,  Dale Benson's Wife - Mary Benson,  Ralph Wermerskirchen,  Steve Oxley's Wife - Barbara Oxley,  Gary Walen's Daughter - Jane Luhman

December 2016

Gilbert Barnhill Jr.,  Theodore Platz's Wife - Patricia Platz

November 2016

John Beverly Javner, Lawrence Martin,  Daniel Tolbert,  Larry Ludwig's Father-in-law - Robert Donnay,  Todd Moen's Dad - Roger Moen,  Donald Lilledahl,  Albert J. 'Al' Loehlein

October 2016

James Stephen '(Steve)' Demoret,  Bernie Molitor's Dad - Frank Molitor, Lonnie Rossing's Dad - Brian Rossing,  Wendy Wyatt,  Brandon Dickenson's Daughter - Autumn Dickenson, Edry "James" Hagen,  Mark Peterson's Daughter - Rachel 

September 2016

James Aleshires' Nephew - Bryce Holthaus, Jeff Josephson,  Scot Feske's Dad - Theodore Feske,  Julie Bell's Grandson - Carter Howell,  Ernest Desmarais,  Tim Ravn's Uncle - Paul Ravn,  Wyman Spoors, 

August 2016

Richard Grugal,  Art Ingebredtsen,  Daniel Dixon,  Mike Moreen's Dad - Paul Moreen,  Pierre Weinand,  Matthew J. Carlson,  David Lyons,  Mike Parkos' Sister - Sharon Miller,  Gary Carlson,  James Aleshire’s Brother - William Aleshire, Matthew Carlson,  David Farnham,  Gerald Sandstrom,  Les Rudolph's (deceased) Wife - Elizabeth Rudolph    

July 2016

Kenneth Jerde,  Tim Fischer's Dad - Ed Fischer,  Dion and Dwan Hurt's Dad - Earnest Fells,  Robert Buck,  Annette Hurtado's Brother - Robert Hurtado,   Local 12 Staff - Yolanna Grainger's Dad -  William Lemons, Sheldon Vanesse's Wife - Carolyn Vanesse,   Steve Wegwerth's Mom - Miriam Wegwerth,  Pierre Weinand   

June 2016

Winston "Bud" Henke,  Winston "Bud" Henke's Wife - Dorothy Kropp,  Raymond Kramer,  Joe Bertrand's Mom - Karen Bertrand,  Donald Meinhadt's Wife - Barbara Meinhardt,   Richard Streitz,  Richard Rainey's Mom - Yvonne Rainey,  Dave Malecha's Brother -  Daniel Malecha,  Paul Remus' Mom - Loraine Remus,  Jeana Kunkel's Grandmother - Isabel Kunkel,  Joe Koppi's (deceased) Wife / Joe, Sue and Teresa's Mom - Mary Kay Koppi, John Schlitz's Brother - Terry Schlitz,  John Gordharner's (deceased) Wife - Janet Gordharner,  Vincent Feuerstein's Wife - Janice Feuerstein,  Kenneth Jerde       

May 2016

Robert Keegan,  James Vande Velde,  Mark Blegen's Mom - Fern Blegen,  William Schwartz,  Edward McKay Owner - Gopher Electric,  Justin Oase 

April 2016

Gerald Degidio, Byron Kinkel"s (deceased) Wife - Nancy Kinkel,  Clarence Mickelburg's (deceased) Wife - Mildred Mickelburg,  Myron Bipes' Wife - Carol Bipes,  Brian Peterson's Mom - Velma Peterson,  Joseph Swierczyk,  Lawrence Franks

March 2016

Dennis Niemi's Mom, Margaret Niemi,  Ronald Buchholz's Wife - Deanna Buchholz, Cameron Strand

February 2016 

Gail Bangle’s (292 Trust Office) Husband - Donny Bangle,  Ted T. Johnson,  Paul W. Kariniemi,   Warren Day,   Gerry Wegner,  Mary Wittig’s Mom - Wilma Wittig,  Cyril Kalthoff,  Daniel Reichel,  Dexter Powell's Dad - Charles Washington,  Frank S. Slovak Jr,  Bruce Troge's Dad - Clair Troge,  Marvin Schaeffer 

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