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Environmental Committee challenge of the month - reusable Kcups

AUPE Environmental Committee member Marcia O-Connor demonstrates how she uses reusable K-cup pods at her office to enjoy a single serving brew without generating plastic waste.

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AUPE stands in solidarity with CUPW as lockout deadline approaches

Alberta’s largest union stands with Canada’s postal workers as the threat to lock workers out by their employer, Canada Post, quickly approaches.

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AUPE welcomes new members at Olds seniors' facility

OLDS – The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees welcomes approximately 60 new members after auxiliary nurses and support staff at an Olds seniors’ facility voted to join the province’s largest union.

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Rally tomorrow at Calgary seniors care centre

CALGARY – Employees and supporters will rally on Friday, July 8 outside Clifton Manor, a seniors care facility in Calgary run by the Brenda Strafford Foundation, in an attempt to get the employer to meet them at the bargaining table with a mandate to bargain fairly.

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Edmonton Area Event Notice - Presenting "Labour Flicks" Labour Film Night

As part of AUPE’s 40th anniversary events, please join us for a FREE screening of “Bread and Roses” starring Adrian Brody, directed by Ken Loach.

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Bargaining Update - Extendicare

After a very long bargaining process, your bargaining committee reached a tentative agreement with the employer on June 23, 2016.

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AUPE to picket St. Michaels long-term care centre today

Edmonton – The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees will hold an information picket today from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Michaels long-term care centre, located at 7408 139 Avenue NW in Edmonton.

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AUPE lauds PTSD Awareness Day, renews calls for inclusive WCB coverage

The president of Alberta’s largest union called the province’s inaugural Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day an important step in reducing the silence and stigma around the debilitating disorder.

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Capital Care ANC Bargaining Update - Local 049

Your bargaining committee met with the employer for the first round of mediated bargaining on June 21.

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AUPE marks National Aboriginal Day

EDMONTON – Today marks the 20th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day, an important opportunity to honour the vibrant history of indigenous peoples in Canada.

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