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P.E.I. Administration Allows for Smaller Units with Affordable Housing Revamp

The P.E.I. administration announced alterations to its Affordable Housing Development Program on Thursday. The program that was established in 2019, offers forgivable loans to developers to help in the construction...

Prince Edward Island Reports 3 New COVID-19 Cases

These new cases include three travellers. Two of them are in their 20s and one is aged between 10 and 19. The Chief Public Health Office released a statement: "Two...

Elections P.E.I. Looking to Fill 6 Vacancies for Returning Officers

Elections P.E.I. seeks to recruit six new district returning officers — the officials in charge of managing elections in each of the region's 27 districts. This is the first time positions...

Islanders Gather to commemorate the first Official Emancipation Day on P.E.I.

It was a thrilling and emotional day for Black Islanders as P.E.I. acknowledged the area’s first formal Emancipation Day. On Sunday afternoon, over 70 Islanders came together at Rochford Square...

Spaces Closed in QEH Emergency Department to Manage Staffing Shortage

At least a dozen beds have been closed in the emergency department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital so as to manage a shortage of doctors and nurses working there...

Thunderstorms Giving Your Pet Anxiety? AVC Professor Offers Advice

An associate professor at the Atlantic Veterinary College is encouraging pet owners that they are not alone after recent thunderstorms left some pets anxious and their owners seeking solutions. Dr. Karen Overall,...

Deputy PM announces $48.5M tourism relief fund for Atlantic Canada

Chrystia Freeland, the Deputy Prime Minister has announced $48.5 million for tourism relief in Atlantic Canada. Freeland made the declaration at Founders Food Hall and Market in Charlottetown Thursday while visiting Prince Edward Island....

Visitors from Across Canada Welcomed with Open Arms – And Gift Cards

Paige MacLean came through the arrivals door at the Charlottetown Airport on Sunday and ran straight into the arms of her family waiting outside. It was the first time she...

13 Recommendations Made to Change P.E.I Land Policies in Government Report

The Prince Edward Island Government’s Land Matters Advisory Committee has finished its final report with 13 recommendations on how land use, ownership and planning can be improved on the...

Gender Identity Guidelines Coming to P.E.I Schools in September

New guidelines for recognizing diverse gender identities in Prince Edward Island schools will be enforced in September. The aim is to create a more inclusive and safe learning environment for...