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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...

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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...