Teachers, government reach tentative deal to end strike

!Statement: Teacher Heather McDonald, left, reads to former NHL’er Ken Yaremchuk and Angela Hannis during a read in, outside the school district administration office on Friday, Sept. 12. - Evan Buhler photo
  • posted Sep 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Teachers’ strike: No word on when Shuswap schools will open.


BCTF touts deal in email to members

  • posted Sep 16, 2014 at 8:00 PM

About 850 new teaching positions to be created each year, pay increase 7.5% without "cooperative gains" included, union says


BCTF executive recommends six-year teacher deal

  • posted Sep 16, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Jim Iker says tentative settlement offers raises and better benefits, plus a lump sum to compensate for past grievances


Bushman eyes Williams Lake mayor's chair

  • posted Sep 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM

John Bjornstrom was in the news more than a decade ago when he was on a two-year run from police in the Shuswap.


Premier Clark praises 'historic' teacher deal; BCTF members to vote Thursday

  • updated Sep 16, 2014 at 5:19 PM

B.C. schools could be open by Monday, Education Minister Peter Fassbender says strike days will be made up

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