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College of the North Atlantic - Layoff notices

Most people knew it was coming…. but that doesn’t make it any easier for the 20 employees who have now received layoff notices at the College of the North Atlantic in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Yesterday was the deadline… and among the programs cut are the entire Adult Basic Education program… automotive maintenance… and office administration. We talked to a few teachers at the college who said they had been asked not to speak to the media. But we did get in touch with Carol Furlong…. president of the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees — that’s the union representing the faculty. Here’s part of her conversation with Labrador Morning reporter Matt McCann.

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Link to Mp3: LAY-OFFS