Striking Steelworkers say Vale's attempt to weaken health benefits for younger workers a key issue

Late Monday evening the United Steelworkers Local 6500 in Sudbury voted on the second contract offer put forward by the company, rejecting it by a higher margin than the first. (Lyndsay Aelick/CTV News) Late Monday evening the United Steelworkers Local 6500 in Sudbury voted on the second contract offer put forward by the company, rejecting it by a higher margin than the first. (Lyndsay Aelick/CTV News)

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Election official, who runs chocolate shop, flies ballot box to 27 B.C. lighthouses

Despite their remote locations, Canada's reclusive lighthouse keepers have one of the highest voter turnouts in the country -- thanks to a part-time election official who flew in their ballots by helicopter. Vlasta Booth, who usually runs a chocolate shop in Victoria, delivered ballots to 27 lighthouses off the coast of B.C., by chopper last week.