Calgary corrections worker Joanne MacLean of Calgary (front, centre) was presented with the annual DOVE (Day of Validation and Equity) Award by AUPE’s women’s committee and Local 003 Chair Clarke McChesney on Mar. 7. The annual award, given in honour of International Women’s Day (March 8), is presented to a female member of AUPE who has made a significant contribution to the betterment of women in the union.
Staff at Spruce Grove’s Copper Sky Lodge seniors facility have voted overwhelmingly to join Alberta’s largest union.
All AUPE telephone and e-mail services will be temporarily offline from 1:30 p.m., Friday March 7 until Monday, March 10 at 8:30 a.m.
Members at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary will hold a lunch-hour information picket on Tuesday, Mar. 11, after almost 400 positions at the centre were demoted following a classification review.