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APRIL 12, 2010

CUPE custodian chart surfs in the hip hop world

PENTICTON - Zane Gold is a school custodian with big dreams. A CUPE 523 member in Penticton schools since 1999,...

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APRIL 12, 2010

REMINDER: Build a Better BC rally in Vancouver April 10th at noon

Rally to protest government funding cuts and express your concerns at the direction our province is heading. Join with others...

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APRIL 9, 2010

Layoffs, privatization for ambulance service

RICHMOND – Paramedics say proposed layoffs and privatization are a major blow to the quality of ambulance service in B.C.Ambulance...

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APRIL 9, 2010

Meeting tonight on district budget shortfalls

Education minister should accept VSB inviteVANCOUVER—The first of a series of public meetings on the Vancouver school district budget is...

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APRIL 9, 2010

Win for public sewage treatment in Victoria

VICTORIA—Residents of Greater Victoria have the option of choosing fully public sewage treatment and resource recovery.On March 31, Capital Regional...

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APRIL 9, 2010

Province sends paramedics to health sector

VICTORIA – The BC government has moved to break up the unified bargaining unit for the province's 3,600 ambulance paramedics....

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APRIL 9, 2010

Haitian activist to bring thanks to CUPE BC convention

BURNABY— The leader of Haiti’s largest union will bring greetings from his earthquake-ravaged country, and a message of gratitude for...

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APRIL 1, 2010

Turning up the heat on education funding

VANCOUVER – CUPE BC’s provincial executive, which is meeting in Vancouver, applauded the joint work between school trustees, parents, teachers...

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APRIL 1, 2010

A new look at the public education funding crisis

BURNABY —A financial crisis currently plagues BC public schools. CUPE National research representative John Malcolmson offers a new look at...