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Trans Canada Trail fully connected on Prince Edward Island
Trans Canada Trail PEI
Stratford Mayor David Dunphy;Charlottetown Mayor Clifford Lee; Premier Robert Ghiz;Catherine Schaap,Island Trails;Valerie Pringle,TCT;Nancy Barron,W. Garfield Weston Foundation; Fisheries and Oceans Minister Gail Shea;Mrs. Laureen Harper;Paul LaBarge, TCT

Prince Edward Island is now the second Canadian province or territory to fully connect its section of the Trans Canada Trail. Prince Edward Island's section, the Confederation Trail, is 444 kilometers long and connects communities across the Island.

Legislation to prepare for new devices to detect drug-impaired driving
Drug-impaired driving

Changes to the Highway Traffic Act will pave the way for Island police officers to have quick access to emerging new technologies to combat drug-impaired driving as soon as they receive federal approval.

US Ambassador sits down with Island businesses
(L-R): Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce President Quentin Bevan; United States Consul General Richard H. Riley; Innovation and Advanced Learning Minister Allen Roach; and United States Ambassador to Canada Bruce A. Heyman.

A successful business roundtable with Honourable Bruce A. Heyman, United States Ambassador to Canada, US Consul General Richard H. Riley and staff was held in Charlottetown recently. The United States is Canada’s leading trade partner and accounts for the majority of Island exports at $635 million.

Carta Worldwide to open payment processing centre on PEI
(L-R): Innovation and Advanced Learning Minister Allen Roach; Carta Worldwide Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer Rui Mendes; and Carta Worldwide Director of Information Technology Geoff Smith.

Carta Worldwide, a leader in payment processing, will set up a data site at the Atlantic Technology Centre in Charlottetown with assistance from Innovation PEI, creating up to 17 positions over the next two years.

New physician for West Prince
Tignish Health Centre

Dr. Declan Fox will be joining the complement of physicians in the West Prince region basing his full time practice at the Tignish Health Center, beginning October 1.

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