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Islander’s Comments On The Atlantic Bubble Delay

Last Tuesday, the four Atlantic premiers have announced that the reopening of the Atlantic bubble will be delayed until at least May 3. When they heard this news, people...

3 from P.E.I List of Top-25 Business Women in Atlantic Canada

One of the three Islanders to make the list of top-25 powerful businesswomen in Atlantic Canada is Jenene Wooldridge. Wooldridge is the executive director of L'nuey, leading negotiations between the...

Island Psychologist Study Surveys P.E.I Mothers

Island psychologist Susan Hartley is running a survey whose key focus is the mental health care of new and pregnant mothers. She told a local radio host that she...

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...

Mistrial Declared in Charlottetown Sex Assault Trial

The trial of a Charlottetown man accused of sexual assault has concluded with a deadlocked jury. The 8 men and 4 women could not come to a decision after five...

Health P.E.I Hopes to Bring in 3 Surgeons for Prince County Hospital

Health P.E.I is seeking to have a full complement of general surgeons by the end of summer at the Prince County Hospital in Summerside. One surgeon has been hired and...

Long-term Care Facilities Need More Workers, says Opposition

The leader of the Official Opposition is calling on Prince Edward Island's government to raise staffing in long-term and community care centers. Peter Bevan-Baker brought up the issue in the...

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...

The Federal And Provincial Governments Spend $10M On P.E.I. Jail Upgrade

The women's unit of the Provincial Correctional Centre in Miltonvale, P.E.I. is going to be upgraded thanks to a recent donation made by federal and provincial governments. They spent...

New Signs Are Marking Communities With Their Mi’kmaw Names On P.E.I.

P.E.I. is celebrating its Indigenous heritage by placing signs that mark communities with their Mi'kmaw names. During the Aboriginal Awareness Week, May 25-28, 10 signs were placed in several...