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JULY 8, 2013

Local government by-elections crucial to democracy—CUPE BC

BURNABY—In order to ensure proper representation for local governments, Premier Christy Clark should instruct her caucus members who left local...

Bargaining
JULY 2, 2013

SFU workers ratify deal

BURNABY – The prolonged labour dispute between Simon Fraser University and the 1,000 members of CUPE Local 3338 has finally...

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JUNE 28, 2013

Silver for BC’s paramedic team at the International Medical Rescue Competition

RICHMOND—Fifteen random rescue calls, including saving a heart attack victim, helping a person who had jumped from a ski lift...

Bargaining
JUNE 25, 2013

Lower Mainland K-12 workers launch day of strike action

BURNABY – More than 100 members of CUPE 379 launched a day of strike actions today with a study session...

News
JUNE 25, 2013

National Aboriginal Day emphasizes reconciliation

VANCOUVER – CUPE was proud to celebrate National Aboriginal Day in Oppenheimer Park on Friday June 21, as a major...

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JUNE 24, 2013

Western Municipal and Skilled Trades Conference a big success

VICTORIA—The Western Municipal and Skilled Trades conference was held this past week in Victoria, kicked off by an opening night...

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JUNE 20, 2013

National Aboriginal Day - Oppenheimer Park

CUPE BC and the CUPE BC Aboriginal Working Group are proud to be major sponsors of the National Aboriginal Day...

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JUNE 18, 2013

IKEA lockout continues—please don’t shop at either location

Nearly 350 workers at the Richmond location of IKEA have been locked out by management since May 13. The workers,...

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JUNE 11, 2013

White Rock enters negotiations to acquire water utility

WHITE ROCK – Edmonton’s EPCOR corporation will soon no longer own White Rock’s drinking water systems following a decision by...