B.C. migrant, undocumented workers rally for permanent residency program

Migrant workers and advocates called for a “just recovery” from the COVID-19 pandemic during a digital rally on Saturday based out of Vancouver. The pandemic

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Hub city grind: NHL bubble life means busy days, unique challenges for workers

For some workers inside the NHL bubble, life is filled with busy days and hectic schedules. Michael Carroll has worked some long days standing behind

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For Labour Day, B.C. unions reflect on impact of pandemic on workers

Labour Day has long been a chance to reflect on the status of workers and the inequalities they face at their jobs, and British

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Coronavirus: Canada’s migrant farm workers face fatal COVID-19 outbreaks, alleged mistreatment

Lisa Bibb tears up thinking of her migrant staff as she stands in the middle of dozens of rows of apples — what her

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Activists hold protest in Toronto over treatment of migrant workers during coronavirus pandemic

Activists staged a demonstration in front of a government immigration office in Toronto on Sunday to protest what they say is unjust treatment of

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All 13 workers sent home from Red Deer meat plant test negative for COVID-19

Thirteen employees who were sent home from the Olymel facility in Red Deer after a co-worker tested positive for COVID-19 last week received their

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Drive-thru COVID-19 testing now offered for health-care workers in Vancouver

Health-care workers can now access drive-thru testing for the COVID-19 virus at an assessment site in Vancouver, where they can be swabbed without having to

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Okanagan facing shortage of agricultural workers

The Okanagan agriculture industry, especially orchards and farms, is struggling to find enough workers to harvest their crops. “There are usually 10,000 individuals that

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Keystone XL pipeline workers test positive for COVID-19, but work continues

Two people working on the Keystone XL oil pipeline have tested positive for the coronavirus in northern Montana, but the company said Thursday that

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Migrant workers claim cramped quarters a problem at COVID-19 stricken Okanagan farm

Temporary foreign workers at Krazy Cherry Fruit Co. in Oliver, B.C., claim the living and working conditions on the farm are putting them at risk of COVID-19

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