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APRIL 14, 2010

Paramedics in Campbell River rock on!

CAMPBELL RIVER—Striking Ambulance Paramedics of BC, CUPE 873 members, held a 24-hour sit-in this weekend at the landmark 30-foot high...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Lifeguards showcase skills in Langley competition

LANGLEY– Lifeguards tested skills against other teams from B.C. at a one-day lifeguard competition held on Saturday, August 8 at...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Kootenay paramedics picket for public safety

TRAIL—Ambulance Paramedics of BC are picketing at the Castlegar District Health Centre (Unit 709 – 10th Street, Castlegar) this morning...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Throne Speech hints at more instability, says CUPE

Union fears range of services could be on chopping block in the name of cost-cuttingBURNABY— Today’s Speech from the Throne...

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APRIL 14, 2010

CUPE rocks for social justice

VANCOUVER—CUPE helped rock the ‘hood in Vancouver’s Strathcona Park Saturday as three locals, CUPE BC, CUPE Metro and CUPE National...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Team Maria, CUPE members do it again Fundraising effort for Parkinson’s walk exceeds $18,000

VANCOUVER—CUPE 825 president Maria Wahl and her team of walkers have once again topped a previous record for fundraising in...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Government misses emergency call

VICTORIA—The Liberals ignored B.C.’s deteriorating ambulance service in today’s budget speech, despite the five-month-long strike by the province’s 3,500 paramedics...

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APRIL 14, 2010

Working families pay more, get less BC Budget increases middle class tax burden

VICTORIA—The Provincial Budget announced today cuts jobs, reduces services for people who need them most, and continues the Liberal shift...

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APRIL 14, 2010

A Labour Day tribute to paramedics

VANCOUVER—Striking members of CUPE 873, B.C. ambulance paramedics, received a big boost in visibility and some much-needed support at yesterday’s...