Premier Wade MacLauchlan was sworn in as the Premier of Prince Edward Island this morning with members of Cabinet at Government House. Lieutenant Governor H. Frank Lewis administered the oaths of office at an outdoor ceremony that was well-attended.
Premier Wade MacLauchlan today announced that the Government of Prince Edward Island has contributed $25,000 to the relief effort in Nepal.
The Department of Agriculture and Forestry is asking gardeners to plant only tomato varieties with a proven resistance to a new strain of late blight. This will help ensure a healthy crop and at the same time protect the province’s $1 billion potato industry.
National Nurses Week, May 11-17, is an opportunity to celebrate the dedication of Island nurses and the valuable work they do. Islanders appreciate the terrific care and comfort Island nurses provide to patients and residents every day.
A hugely popular mystery novel that spawned a Canadian television series is chosen as this year’s title for One Book One Island.