Labour News


Three people were arrested and a quantity of marijuana, cocaine, and meth were seized by Chatham-Kent police after a high-risk take down on 8 February 2017.Photo courtesy of Renee Cowell/Chatham-Kent Police Service.

LiUNA Adds Medicinal Cannabis To Benefits Plan

(WINDSOR, ON) – LiUNA local 625, the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent Labourers’ International Union of North America, has announced that select, naturally grown, pharma-grade medicinal cannabis…


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No LCBO Strike Until After May Holiday

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union has confirmed it will not have its workers walk off the job at LCBO outlets prior…


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Hiram Walker A Best Place To Work

(WINDSOR, ON) – For the sixth time, the parent company of the sprawling whiskey distillery in Walkerville has been recognized as one of Canada’s top…


National Day of Mourning 2016

Day Of Mourning

(OTTAWA, ON) – Every year on this day, we join people in many countries around the world to honour and remember workers who have been…


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FCA Nurses Enter Conciliation Process

(WINDSOR, ON) – Nurses working for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles at its Chrysler mini-van plant, and other FCA locations in Windsor, say they are hopeful a…


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OFL Praises Plan Drug

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Ontario Federation of Labour is buoyed by a pharmaceutical plan announced on the weekend by Andrea Horwath, current leader of the…


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Thank A Medical Technologist

This is National Medical Laboratory Week. Karim Bhallo, president of the Ontario Society of Medical Technologists, is urging Ontarians to acknowledge the work of his…



A snowy Queen's Park is seen in this file photo from 20 December 2016.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Salaries Bloated Under Wynne

(TORONTO, ON) – While the province has just released its so-called Sunshine List, the names and earnings of all civil servants who earn more than…