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Work stoppage looming, Canada Post issues lockout notice

By Tanya Cronin
July 5, 2016 - 4:02pm Updated: July 5, 2016 - 6:13pm

KAMLOOPS — Job action looms, and mail serivce in this country could be coming to a halt as early as Friday. 

Canada Post has issued 72 hour lockout notice, saying the latest offer it made to the Canadian Union of Postal Workers in the ongoing labour dispute, is to be considered final. 

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Northern Gateway pipeline approval stymied after court quashes approval

By The Canadian Press
June 30, 2016 - 10:22am Updated: June 30, 2016 - 1:23pm

VANCOUVER — The Canadian government failed in its duty to consult with aboriginal people before giving the green light to a controversial pipeline proposal to link Alberta’s oilsands to British Columbia’s north coast, the Federal Court of Appeal has ruled.