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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”...

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APRIL 14, 2010

O’Neill calls on Premier to confirm ’09 library grants

BURNABY—On the eve of a meeting between the Minister of Education and the BC Library Trustees Association (BCLTA) that could...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Harvey Oberfeld speaks up about paramedic dispute

VANCOUVER—Respected television and print journalist Harvey Oberfeld has added his voice to those urging government action to bring the BC...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Cultus Lake workers vote strike and seek mediation

CULTUS LAKE—CUPE 458 members are sending a strong message to the Park Board. The Cultus Lake park workers voted Thursday...

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APRIL 14, 2010

B.C.’s ambulance paramedics in Court today

VANCOUVER—Ambulance Paramedics of BC – CUPE 873 are expected to be in the Supreme Court today to answer charges that...