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APRIL 14, 2010

Township layoffs ‘out of the blue’

LANGLEY – With a stroke of the pen, the Township of Langley has chopped its bylaw enforcement by 50 per...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Free public forum on child care

VANCOUVER—The verdict has long been in – a public system blending early childhood education and child care (ECEC) delivers high...

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APRIL 14, 2010

SFU united against cuts

BURNABY – More than 1,000 students, staff, and teachers joined in a boisterous rally at Simon Fraser University today to...

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APRIL 14, 2010

More reasons to question P3s at Victoria forum

VICTORIA—In advance of World Water Day 2009, the Greater Victoria Water Watch Coalition hosted a well-attended public forum to discuss...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Workers push public solutions at World Water Forum in Turkey

ISTANBUL—The pace is fast and furious for the Public Services International’s 55-member delegation at the World Water Forum in Istanbul.CUPE...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics keep their T-shirts on

VANCOUVER–Striking ambulance paramedics will be donning T-shirts to remind the government that they are still on strike.“The government has got...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Library service cuts 'will hurt kids, seniors most'

TRAIL— The Trail and District Public Library Board’s plan to slash library hours by 50 per cent and cut staffing...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Fireworks shine light on understaffing problem

VANCOUVER–CUPE 873, Ambulance Paramedics of BC, are raising concerns about public safety for tonight’s opening event for the annual Celebration...

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APRIL 14, 2010

“Third Rail” to focus on paramedics tonight

BURNABY—Erica Sigurdson’s “Third Rail” program on Chum TV will focus tonight on striking ambulance paramedics, members of CUPE 873.“Third Rail”...