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May 30, 2019
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Alberta introduces bill to change overtime pay, reduce youth minimum wage

EDMONTON - Alberta is cutting the minimum wage for young workers and making other changes to overtime, holiday pay and votes for union certification.

Former Whitecaps player 'optimistic' after meeting about alleged harassment

VANCOUVER - A woman who spoke out about alleged harassment and bullying by a former coach for the Vancouver Whitecaps says she's thankful and optimistic about potential change after meeting with the club's owners.

Police watchdog launches investigation into leadership of Durham Regional force

A police watchdog has launched a full investigation into an Ontario force and its board after a preliminary probe found "potential'' criminal activity and a "crisis in confidence'' among its leadership.

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Construction accident in Alberta’s energy sector kills two workers

FOX CREEK, Alta. – A construction accident in northern Alberta has killed two workers. » Read More

Boy dies after being struck by tractor on Hutterite colony in eastern Alberta

DRUMHELLER, Alta. – A nine-year-old boy is dead following a farm accident in southeastern Alberta. » Read More
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RCMP steps up traffic enforcement in support of roadside-worker safety

Richmond, B.C. (May 13, 2019) — The RCMP Lower Mainland District Integrated Road Safety Unit is partnering with the Work Zone Safety Alliance and WorkSafeBC to raise awareness about the risks workers face while working on or alongside the road. » Read More