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Ghostman on the run: Community continues to search for Australian shepherd

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST


The search for an Australian shepherd on the run in the Charlottetown area is now being followed by more than a thousand people online, with dozens putting in long hours searching for the dog named Ghostman.

1 in 7 P.E.I. students excluded from writing PISA test

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 16:00:00 EST


Prince Edward Island exempted students from writing the PISA exam in 2015 at a rate almost three times the maximum allowed according to the OECD’s quality standards.

Summerside woman seeks fast food toy donations for church mission trip

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 17:00:00 EST


After seeing how a small inexpensive toy from a fast food restaurant can make a difference to a child, a Summerside, P.E.I., woman has begun collecting as many of the tiny toys as she can.

Health PEI on why doctors are leaving the province

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 16:00:00 EST


Dr. Tom Dorran, executive director of medical affairs Health PEI, addressed concerns of cancer patients after news a second medical oncologist is leaving the province.

Homeowner had 'sleepness nights' after break-ins, court hears

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 14:01:57 EST


A Stratford homeowner says he and his wife were terrified and couldn’t sleep for months after their home was burglarized three times last year.

Another 'nice gesture' leads to collision, following police warning

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 15:26:41 EST


Police in Charlottetown say a collision on University Avenue Wednesday was the result of one driver waving another in.

Our etiquette expert gives his advice for the office Christmas party

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 15:00:00 EST


Certified protocol and etiquette consultant John Robertson tells us how to comport yourself at the office Christmas party.

Kensington Police launch new anti-drinking and driving campaign

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 13:05:00 EST


Kensington Police are launching a new campaign to discourage drinking and driving — and it has nothing to do with Nickelback.

P.E.I. to hold inquest examining 2010 suicide at Hillsborough Hospital

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 05:00:00 EST


P.E.I.'s chief coroner has announced an inquest looking into the suicide death of Catherine Shirley Gillis, who died Feb. 14, 2010, at Hillsborough Hospital at age 69.

Young farmers get boost from federal government

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 12:01:03 EST


P.E.I. MP Lawrence MacAulay announces Farm Credit Canada will double the amount of credit available to young farmers to $1 million from $500,000.

Green leader calls for better cycling links between Charlottetown and its neighbours

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 11:09:30 EST


Green Party Leader Peter Bevan-Baker presents a petition in the P.E.I. Legislature calling for safer cycling in the province and asking if the government will put bike lanes on the Hillsborough Bridge.

P.E.I. MLAs effusive in their support for basic-income pilot project

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EST


The P.E.I. legislature agreed unanimously Tuesday to have the province work with the federal government in hopes of setting up a basic-income pilot project on the Island.

Summerside rejects nuns' proposed convent location

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 08:09:50 EST


A plan by a group of nuns to open a daycare and convent in Summerside, P.E.I., hit a hurdle on Tuesday when the city council rejected the group's rezoning application.

Fanningbank hosts annual Christmas open house

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 09:00:00 EST


The public was invited to the annual Christmas Open House at Fanningbank, P.E.I. Lt.-Gov. Frank Lewis's residence, to enjoy live music and to view the holiday decorations.

PCs, Green leader unimpressed with Liberal role in improved test scores

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 07:37:02 EST


The opposition parties in the P.E.I. Legislature weren't ready to congratulate the government for P.E.I. student's improved results in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA).