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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics rally at VANOC

VANCOUVER—More than 400 striking ambulance paramedics, CUPE 873, and union supporters came out for a boisterous midday rally against Bill...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics' legal strike ended by force

VICTORIA—The Liberal government has forced an end to the Ambulance Paramedics legal strike following an all-night session in the B.C....

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APRIL 14, 2010

Maude Barlow in Victoria November 20

Why privatization is a bad idea for Victoria’s sewage treatmentVICTORIA- Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians and former...

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APRIL 14, 2010

SPCA cancels night emergency for animals

VANCOUVER— CUPE 1622 has been advised by the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals that effective January 1, 2010...

Bargaining
APRIL 14, 2010

HSPBA begins bargaining to improve health care delivery

BURNABY–Talks got underway today for a new collective agreement for health science professionals who deliver critical diagnostic, clinical and rehabilitation...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Provincial underfunding to blame for VSB budget woes

VANCOUVER—Education minister Margaret MacDiarmid was not on hand to hear the community struggle with an $18 million funding shortfall in...

Bargaining
APRIL 13, 2010

Good news also comes in threes

HOPE – CUPE 458 members have reached a new collective agreement with the Fraser Valley Regional District.The workers at Hope...

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APRIL 13, 2010

Managers to escape the knife in public library cuts

Admin counts for only one of 25 FTEs to go in first round of City budget rollbacksVANCOUVER— With Vancouver Public...

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APRIL 13, 2010

Barlow says ‘get active’ for public sewage treatment in Victoria

VICTORIA – Speaking to a full house at St. Ann’s Academy in Victoria, Maude Barlow brought a global perspective to...