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Brittany Spencer

Cyriah Richard

As the opening day of the 2023 Canada Winter Games draws closer, some of P.E.I.’s smaller communities are gearing up …more

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P.E.I. provincial court

A P.E.I. construction contractor pleaded guilty Wednesday to three counts of theft over $5,000 and two counts of use of …more

Shane Ross

Encampment

Under the watch of two Charlottetown police officers, crews began dismantling a tent encampment at the Charlottetown Events Grounds on Wednesday.

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Tony Davis

Green Slips Stratford

Some parents of students attending Stratford Elementary have issues with the way the school rewards good behaviour and punishes bad …more

CBC News

Windy day

Wind warnings have been added to what promises to be a messy day on Prince Edward Island Thursday.

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Kevin Yarr

RCMP Chief Superintendent Derek Santosuosso

P.E.I.’s legislation on vulnerable sector checks for people in the early childhood education sector needs to be more specific, says …more

Safiyah Marhnouj

Travel Vaccines

After one of P.E.I’s long-running travel health clinics closed last summer, the people running a new travel clinic in Charlottetown …more

CBC News

Jamie Baker

Housing Minister says cleanup could begin as early as Wednesday, after a notice to vacate was issued by the fire …more

CBC News

Tree Fiona

Four months after post-tropical storm Fiona ravaged P.E.I. and left more than 80,000 homes and businesses without power, Opposition leader …more

CBC News

PEI potatoes

A new detection of potato wart in December may slow progress on establishing what are called pest-free zones on P.E.I. 

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Arturo Chang

Needle on ground

Late last spring, the government purchased 12 of a total 16 sharps containers meant to be installed across the province to address …more

CBC News

Encampment

A tent encampment at the Charlottetown Event Grounds could be dismantled as early as Tuesday.

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Shane Ross

Craft Beer Industry

P.E.I.’s chief public health officer is hoping an online forum this week will raise awareness of the negative impacts of …more

Kevin Yarr

Hannah Bell

Green MLA Hannah Bell, who announced Friday she would not be reoffering after six years in the P.E.I. Legislature, shared …more

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Diane Griffin

Former senator Diane Griffin has taken over as chair of the board of Health P.E.I.

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Kevin Yarr

Snow, Charlottetown, Jan. 23, 2023

Public schools on P.E.I. and Holland College have cancelled classes for the day with a snowfall warning in effect in …more

Nancy Russell

Matt Hughes forestry contractor PEI

Forestry contractors say it is going to take years to clean up the trees blown down during post-tropical storm Fiona. …more

Shane Ross

Rachel Matheson

About 30 volunteers of all ages took part Sunday in the first Makers Making Change event held on P.E.I.

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CBC News

Jan 22 PEI snowfall

Islanders can expect some messy weather on Monday with upwards of 25 centimetres of snow possible in some areas of …more

Sheehan Desjardins

Joshbir Roy practices karate at Charlottetown Martial Arts

The 2023 Canada Winter Games are less than a month away. Karate will be part of the event for the …more

Maggie Brown

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A keynote speaker at the Alzheimer’s Awareness Conference says while it’s early days, more research is being done to know …more

CBC News

Singer at Chinese New Year celebration

Charlottetown’s Asian community is marking the Lunar New Year this weekend.

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Maggie Brown

Teddie Correa

Close to 3,000 Islanders have taken the province up on the bike and e-bike incentives since they were rolled out …more

Kevin Yarr

Country Ribbon chicken

The cost of groceries has been a big part of inflation on P.E.I. in recent months. Here’s a look at …more

Safiyah Marhnouj

Rick Doucette making a call

Some residents in Cornwall, P.E.I. say they’re frustrated with the lack of reliable cell service they experience on a regular …more

Safiyah Marhnouj

Dry January Upstreet Brewing

The co-founder of a non-alcoholic beverage company says he’s been seeing a growing interest in people wanting to reduce how …more

Safiyah Marhnouj

Hannah Bell

P.E.I. Green Party MLA Hannah Bell will not be running in the 2023 provincial election, she announced in a statement …more

Kevin Yarr

Egg salad sandwich with cucumber and carrots

Halfway through its second year, P.E.I. School Food Program is seeing big growth.

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