Winnipeg transit drivers caught between union, management on ‘Free Ride Day’

May 15 2019 1:49pm It was meant to be a form of job action in protest of ongoing contract disputes with the City of Winnipeg, but not all buses appeared to be on board. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) {…

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Winnipeg Regional Health Authority says union discussions won’t impact patients

With discussions ongoing to reduce the number of bargaining units, the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority tried to ease the fears of its biggest unions Tuesday.READ MORE: Syphilis rates quadruple in Winnipeg to 20-year high, says WRHALori Lamont, chief operating officer and VP of Nursing and Heath Professionals, says the organization want to reshape the unions for the better.Story continues below“Today we have 85 different bargaining units within the WRHA,” Lamont said. “The legislation will reshape that into seven. In those 85 agreements there is varying language so it means that…

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