News

One day strike closes Douglas College

Douglas College support workers walk a picket line in front of the school
Douglas College support workers walk a picket line in front of the school's New Westminster campus on Wednesday. About 250 members of the BCGEU withdrew their services for the day, resulting in the cancellation of all classes and services at the school.
— image credit: MARIO BARTEL/NEWSLEADER

Douglas College support workers walk a picket line in front of the school's New Westminster campus on Wednesday. About 250 members of the BCGEU withdrew their services for the day, resulting in the cancellation of all classes and services at the school.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

District puts deficit payback plan in place
 
City to set guidelines for family-friendly festivals
 
Slade-Kerr seeks school trustee spot
War Stories to proceed unveiling
 
Views split on bigger medical role for firefighters
 
UPDATED: Mission loses dedicated volunteer
Shedding purple light on the violence problem in Chilliwack
 
National blood inventory in critical condition
 
Demand outstrips government funding at new UFV campus in Chilliwack

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event