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(Photo by Linda J. Pedley - AFREA)
National Day of Mourning
(Workers' Memorial Day-April 28)
Commemorating workers whose lives have been lost or injured in the workplace.
The numbers are staggering. In 2011, 919* workplace deaths were recorded in Canada - a decrease from 1,014 the previous year. This represents more than 2.6 deaths every single day.
April is safe dig month - read more:
UPDATE: JANUARY 30TH 2013
The Federal Government released its response to the recommentions made by the Special Committee on Cooperatives : STATUS OF COOPERATIVES IN CANADA
The Government addressed 8 recommendations proposed in the Committee's report.
January 30th RETAIL MARKET REVIEW UPDATE:
Call to Conference:
“REAs – the heart (beat) of rural Alberta”
As a member of the AFREA, Peace Country REA (PCREA) has asked our assistance in providing this communication outlet to share recent study results. By posting the attachments below for download, PCREA is providing easy public access to this information for the benefit of their members.
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Proudly supporting the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada - Alberta & Northwest Territories Division
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." (Helen Keller)
The 2012 Federation Classic raised a $26,000 donation in support of the MS Society
IYC 2012 Federation Celebration - July 19th
The morning of Thursday, July 19th did not appear to be on our side. But even though the skies opened up and dumped yet another deluge of rain upon us, we were ready for the gue