February 21, 2018 - 10:50am •
There will be a Burnt By Phoenix Rally on Wednesday, February 28th.
The event will take place from 7:45 am to 8:30 am at the Greenstone Building. The rally will show support for our Federal Public Service Workers who have been facing issues with the Phoenix Pay System for over 2 years.
Please see our poster for more details.
February 5, 2018 - 10:14am •
January 26, 2018 - 3:35pm •
(From the July 19/17 issue of Yellowknifer)
January 26, 2018 - 3:02pm •
January 26, 2018 - 3:01pm •
November 29, 2017 - 10:18am •
By Jack Bourassa
(As appeared in the Nov. 29, 2017 issue of 'Yellowknifer')
We were slightly amused in recent weeks to see Premier Bob McLeod issue a 'red alert' to our federal government. I certainly do feel there is a lot to be 'alerted' about as it comes to the lack of commitment by the feds to Northern living and how services are delivered to our citizens.
October 11, 2017 - 12:24pm •
Across the country there is an increasingly accepted view that raising the minimum wage is both socially responsible and of net benefit to the economy.
Within the last year, the public discourse around this subject has shifted dramatically after progressive leadership in several provinces have either announced a $15/hr wage floor before 2020; or put plans in place to work toward that figure before 2020.
August 17, 2017 - 11:35am •
Unionized workers at Qulliq Energy Corporation (QEC) ratified the new tentative agreement with their employer August 17, 2017.
The new collective agreement includes modest economic gains and increases to Special Leave provisions.
The voting took place both in-person and by mail-in ballots to ensure members in communities all across the territory had the opportunity to cast their ballot.
December 20, 2016 - 2:44pm •
Political Action and Mobilization
December 16, 2016 - 3:10pm •
The registration period to apply as a Delegate, Alternate or Observer to the 2017 PSAC North Regional Triennial Convention has been extended until January 15, 2017.
The extension allows for all PSAC North members from across the three territories to have equal opportunity to share their voice on the Convention floor.