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APRIL 14, 2010

Kids to visit city hall, public library on CUPE 23’s dime

Subsidized field trip to raise awareness about high cost of transit for educational outingsBURNABY— A Grade Five class from Stride...

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APRIL 14, 2010

CUPE-sponsored field trip connects kids to their city hall, public library

BURNABY—A group of 25 underprivileged children from southeast Burnaby had one of their most enjoyable school days ever yesterday, thanks...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics legislation a shameful first

VICTORIA - The B.C. Liberals are legislating the province’s 3,500 striking ambulance paramedics “back to work” with the Ambulance Services...

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APRIL 14, 2010

B.C. citizens take back seat to elite

WHISTLER – B.C.’s 3,500 striking ambulance paramedics say elite Olympics trials are getting priority over emergency services for B.C. residents.The...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Pumpkin house a community treat

WEST VANCOUVER—Sick children got a Halloween outing thanks to CUPE 873 paramedic Steve Williams and his Halloween pumpkin house. Williams...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Grand Forks goes public to improve quality

GRAND FORKS—CUPE 4728 members will once again provide garbage and recycling collection starting Canada Day 2010 - thanks to the...

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APRIL 14, 2010

VANOC edict behind repressive legislation

VICTORIA - A memo from VANOC to the provincial ambulance service appears to be behind the government’s move to legislate...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Minister admits VANOC pressure

VICTORIA - Health Services Minister Kevin Falcon now admits that demands from the Vancouver Olympic Organizing Committee (VANOC) to end...

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APRIL 14, 2010

BILL 21 PROTEST RALLY

CUPE rally outside VANOC HQ3585 Graveley St. at Boundary11:30 am – 12:30 pm Friday, Nov. 6VANCOUVER—CUPE members, striking (but still...