Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Sir. John A Statue to Stay, But Will Have Modifications

The controversial statue of Sir John A. Macdonald in downtown Charlottetown will stay, but some modifications will be done. On Monday evening, Charlottetown city council voted 8-1 in favor of...

5 P.E.I. Visitors with Positive Rapid Test Results Later Confirmed as Negative

The first day of rapid tests for individuals coming into Prince Edward Island at Borden-Carleton resulted in five positive results for the virus, but later, the five people were...

Miscouche Family Displaced after a House Fire

A family of four living in Miscouche was displaced after a fire destroyed their home. The Miscouche fire department received the distress call at 2.30 p.m. at 96 Lady...

Health P.E.I. Reports A Shortage Of Patient Beds

The P.E.I. Nurses' Union has stated that a shortage of beds for patients at two P.E.I. hospitals has not been remedied yet. .E.I. Nurses' Union president Barbara Brookins pointed...

P.E.I. Premier Hoping N.B.-N.S. Border Dispute Ends Quickly, Touts Regional Approach to Reopening

Dennis King, P.E.I. Premier, says the disruption at the border between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia is "troubling and very unfortunate" and he has hopes for a quick resolution. Traffic has been...

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...

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...

$5K Incentive to Buy Electric Vehicles on P.E.I Now Live, Retroactive to April 1

The incentive for purchasing new or used electric cars on Prince Edward Island is now live, meaning residents are eligible for up to $5,000 in rebates for EVs purchased...

Premier Dennis King Rearranges Dates For Reopening Plan In P.E.I.

At the end of May, the local government stated that a five-stage reopening plan will be flexible and that dates could be modified in the future. At a briefing...

Belfast Consolidated School Welcomes Its Largest Kindergarten Class In A Decade

Belfast Consolidated is a school slated for closure four years ago and it was struggling with dwindling enrolment for a long now. Now though, the school has managed to...