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November 15, 2010

14 young people have taken their lives in the Sarnia area alone this year.

November 15, 2010

HSPBA condemns bargaining tactics by employer - 'an insult to members.'

November 9, 2010

"Dwight Duncan is cutting almost $5 billion in corporate taxes in the next three years despite Ontario having one of the lowest tax rates in the industrialized world." - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

November 3, 2010

Situation so bad in Alberta that some patients are dialing 9-1-1 while they wait in emergency for treatment.

November 1, 2010

'Polling has told us the public values the public services they receive.' - Joan Jessome.

October 28, 2010

Despite an aging population, Canadian health care costs are not growing as fast as they used to, according to a new report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI).

October 14, 2010

Union alleges discrimination, intimidation and targeting of union activists by operator formerly known as Ontario Air Ambulance.

October 14, 2010

'It's not good for them, it's not good for the community, it's not good for the justice system and it's not good for the health system.' - Justice Minister Alison Redford of Alberta.

October 13, 2010

Legal opinion commissioned by Alberta Federation of Labour says proposed changes are "not consistent with a democratic society."

October 12, 2010

Motion adopted unanimously asks province to reverse decision on program killed in July at VGH.