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Petroleum Pricing

Innovator of Onsite Wastewater Management Systems Ready to Commercialize Newest Product

Islanders encouraged to “Prepare your selfie” for Emergency Preparedness Week

New cancer strategy focuses on preventing and reducing lung, breast, colorectal and prostate cancer

Work on Northumberland Strait electrical cables project set to begin

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 Bird of the Day


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 Business of the Day

Microtech Supply & Services Inc.
in Marshfield.

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 Factoid of the Day

Island coastlines recede each year due to erosion.

 Today in Island History

On May 2 in Island history...

1864 The Island legislature approves a closed season on partridges and tree grouse (January to October) because the "very great destruction" of them "has tended to render them scarce."

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Charlottetown in Charlottetown

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

Blooming Point
An unincorporated area, NW. of Mount Stewart.

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 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 05/02/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: May 2, 2016

Sunrise: 05:53 AM ADT
Sunset: 08:25 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 human body is composed largely of water. Like Earth, itself, we are made up of about 70% water.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

It takes 11 litres of milk to make one pound of butter.

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Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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