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DECEMBER 7, 2016

Empowering people with disabilities

Writer Kara Stanley, her husband Simon Paradis and band mate Joe Stanton pose after their reading and musical performance with...

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DECEMBER 7, 2016

Nelson Municipal and Youth Centre Workers take strong strike vote

NELSON – Members of CUPE 339 have voted overwhelmingly in favour of job action at both the City of Nelson...

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NOVEMBER 30, 2016

VIDC Hosts Second Successful Stewards Conference

NANAIMO – More than 100 stewards from 24 CUPE locals gathered in Nanaimo last week for the second Stewards Conference...

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NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Education Sector Conference wraps up

VANCOUVER – At the close of the Education Sector Conference, delegates reconvened for a final plenary session. CUPE BC Secretary...

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NOVEMBER 10, 2016

Panel discussion opens day two of Education Sector Conference

VANCOUVER – The Education Sector Conference opened on Tuesday with a panel discussion moderated by CUPE BC Secretary Treasurer Trevor...

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NOVEMBER 8, 2016

Delegates inspired by positive changes to education with change of government in Alberta

VANCOUVER – Delegates attending the opening of the CUPE BC Education Sector Conference enjoyed a rousing speech by CUPE BC...

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NOVEMBER 4, 2016

CUPE 1858 at VIU first Canadian union local to sponsor friendship bench project

CUPE 1858 started the Friendship Bench project in 2015 as a legacy piece to honour their 40th Anniversary as a...

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NOVEMBER 1, 2016

Pumpkin patches thrill school kids and build community

BURNABY – CUPE 23 (Burnaby civic employees) member Chris Revitt with his wife Daniella and three children started bringing a...

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OCTOBER 17, 2016

Statement from CUPE BC re Vancouver School Board firing

BURNABY - Today’s news that Premier Christy Clark has fired the democratically elected Vancouver School Board shows that her education...