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Edmonton boilermakers apply for union certification

This is the third unionization effort from the Boilermakers Local 146 this summer.

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Nisku boilermakers apply for union certification

This is the third unionization effort from the Boilermakers Local 146 this summer.

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Workers in Olds try to unionize senior care facility

The AUPE union is trying to have workers at this facility join with workers at other facilities owned by the same employer.

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50 drug deaths in Lethbridge since UCP govt defunded SCS

This is the highest number of deaths seen in Lethbridge during the same 12 month period over the previous 4 years.

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Lethbridge saw record number of drug deaths in 1st half of 2021

Alberta government data shows that Lethbridge saw more drug-related deaths between January and June 2021 than in the same period any other year.

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2021 has 2nd most drug deaths in Lethbridge in just 5 months

Lethbridge has seen 25 drug-related deaths so far in 2021. That beats out every other year except last year, but we’re on track to beating that, too.

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18 drug deaths in Lethbridge during first 4 months of 2021

Lethbridge has seen 32 drug-related deaths since the supervised consumption site closed last summer. EMS responses are also up over 2020.

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What the Toronto Sun got wrong about kids & COVID-19

Last month, Anthony Furey of the Toronto Sun published a story with a headline that read, “Fewer Canadian kids hospitalized with COVID than previously thought”.

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Lethbridge drug deaths doubled in 1st quarter of 2021

Lethbridge has seen a record number of drug-related deaths since ARCHES was forced to shut down its supervised consumption site last summer.

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Alberta reports lower COVID-19 cases, but are they really falling?

Earlier this week, the Alberta government reported new COVID-19 daily cases that were 70% lower than they were at the end of April.