BCGEU treasurer, Paul Finch speaks outside Playtime Casino in Kelowna with picketers on July 22. Photo submitted.

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Workers have been striking Gateway Casino’s four Okanagan locations since June 29, demanding wage increases for union workers. This has been a sticking point for both sides, the strike action now in its 11th week.

Related: Okanagan casino workers on their 10th week of strike action

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