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Recent News Releases

Children get off to a good start in kindergarten with free eye exams and glasses

Federal, provincial and territorial energy and mines ministers agree to collaborate on priorities for the upcoming year

Provincial government and partners make progress in addressing regulatory issues for the restaurant and foodservice industry

Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island Presents the Sovereignís Medal for Volunteers

2016 Spring Lobster Season

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 Bird of the Day

Three-toed Woodpecker

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 Business of the Day

Micah Gallant Web Design And Hosting
in Kensington.

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 Factoid of the Day

Fort Amherst, originally known as Port-la-Joye, was the location of PEI's first European settlement.

 Today in Island History

On August 28 in Island history...

1827 Islanders observe a meteorological rarity, a lunar rainbow, as the full moon shines through a shower of rain.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Basin Head in Basin Head

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See our Aerial Photos section for more.

Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Gordon Cove
A bay, Sevenmile Bay.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 08/28/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: August 28, 2016

Sunrise: 06:28 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:58 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

Buy large refills of items you consume on a regular basis - like breakfast cereal or soap. This will actually save you money and reduce the amount of packaging you have to discard.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

According to the Canadian Swine Breeders Association, Yorkshire and Landrace make up 77% of the breeding stock in Canada.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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