Alberta woman charged after allegedly trying to mail puppies and kitten

A 53-year-old Alberta woman has been charged under the Animal Protection Act after Vulcan County Enforcement Services (VCES) alleged she tried to mail dogs and a cat last month. In a news release issued Wednesday, the county alleged that on…

Canada Post, CUPW not negotiating as both sides await appointment of mediator

More than a week after postal workers were forced back onto the job, Canada Post and its union aren’t negotiating at all. Both sides are waiting for the federal government to appoint a mediator-arbitrator to resolve the labour dispute that…

‘It’s an attack on all our rights’: Hundreds rally in Edmonton, Calgary for postal workers and the right to strike

Back-to-work legislation: it’s what postal workers are calling an “attack on labour.” In over 30 cities across Canada — including Edmonton and Calgary — those workers called upon allies in other industries and unions to rally in support of the right…

Canada Post union threatening members if they accept overtime during strikes

Members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers could be kicked out of the union if they go against CUPW’s pressure tactic of refusing overtime during the rotating strikes. An internal union memo to members obtained by Global News clearly…