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Protesters leave DFO to march on FFAW, but union won’t meet demands

Protesting fishermen turned their attention from DFO to the FFAW on Monday. They marched on the FFAW building to demand a meeting with union...
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FISH-NL apologizes to FFAW

Ryan Cleary of FISH-NL has apologized for comments he made that the Fish, Food and Allied Workers (FFAW) says are slanderous. In a leaked document, lawyers...
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Shrimp quota cuts called ‘devastating’ and a ‘crisis’

The province's shrimp industry received devastating news on Friday. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has cut the inshore quota for Area 6 by...

FFAW calls 63 per cent shrimp quota cut ‘nail in the coffin’ for inshore...

The federal government has announced a 63 per cent cut to the inshore northern shrimp quota in Area 6, the FFAW revealed Friday. Union president Keith...
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Fisheries groups call for earlier start to seal hunt

FISH-NL and the FFAW don't usually agree on much, but they do agree on the seal hunt. Both groups are calling on DFO to...
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FISH-NL looking for money to stay afloat

A breakaway fisheries union says it's weeks if not days away from being forced to close its doors. They say they need more than $100,000 to...
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FISH-NL wins first battle with Labour Relations Board

FISH-NL has won its first battle with the Labour Relations Board as it attempts to be certified as a union for inshore fish harvesters....
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FFAW asks Labour Relations Board to dismiss FISH-NL’s application

It may not matter how many harvesters FISH-NL has signed up to start a new union. The FFAW tried to quash its rival's certification...
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FISH-NL says it has enough membership cards, but do numbers add up?

The group trying to form a new fisheries union claims it has enough support for inshore fish harvesters to leave the FFAW. FISH-NL has...
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FISH-NL submits application to be certified as new fisheries union

A breakaway fisheries union has submitted its application to be certified as a bargaining agent for inshore fish harvesters across the province. The Federation of...