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 News Releases

Recent News Releases

Seniors mental health services to be expanded to Prince and Kings Counties

Applications now being accepted for Ignition Fund

Province taking major steps toward new model of service delivery to protect Islanders at risk of harm

New Provincial Veterinarian

Atlantic Provinces Agree to Joint Procurement Arrangement for Alcohol-Screening Ignition Interlock Devices

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 Bird of the Day

Red-tailed Hawk

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 Business of the Day

Home From Away Cottages
in Donaldston.

 Things To Do

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 Factoid of the Day

Charles Dalton and Robert Oulton bred the first silver foxes in captivity.

 Today in Island History

On May 3 in Island history...

1922 Prince Edward Island becomes the second-last province in Canada to give women the right to vote and run for public office.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Stanhope Beach in Stanhope

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

An unincorporated area, SE. of Kensington..

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 05/03/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: May 3, 2016

Sunrise: 05:52 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:26 PM ADT

 Charlottetown Tides

Tides for Charlottetown
Do NOT use for navigation.
Consult official tide tables.

Tide data from the
Canadian Hydrographic Service

 Environment Tip of the Day

The average car will burn three tons of gasoline in its lifetime. Florida has more vehicles than residents. The average North American car produces its own weight, or more - about 2 tons - in carbon dioxide every year.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

Landrace are large, muscular white pigs, recognizable by their droopy ears. The Landrace breed is known for its strong maternal abilities and adapting to different climates.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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