The Canadian Union of Postal Workers began a 24-hour strike at midnight last Thursday after talks with Canada Post reached an impasse, although both groups have indicated an interest in continued negotiations. The strike was initiated in Winnipeg.
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The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) gave a 72-hour strike notice yesterday, which will begin at 11:59 EDT on Thursday, June 2 if the Canada Post does not submit to certain provisions demanded by the CUPW. This type of notice is legally required of an intention to strike.