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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

Nashville Warbler

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 Business of the Day

School Street House
in Charlottetown.

 Things To Do

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 Factoid of the Day

A "run" is a narrow channel leading into a harbour.

 Today in Island History

On August 30 in Island history...

1947 It's one of the worst train crashes in Island history. An Eastern Coastlines bus bound for Wood Islands is torn apart by a CNR train at Wilmot crossing in southern King's County. Four people are killed and another 10 injured.

From the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation

 Aerial Photo of the Day

Miminegash in Miminegash

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Aerial photograph by Birds Eye View Photo

 Island Place of the Day

McFarlane Cove
A bay, Boughton Bay.

See Our Communities section for more.

 The Moon

Moon's Illumination for 08/30/2016

Calculated using software from Sky & Telescope

 Sunrise and Sunset

Information for: August 30, 2016

Sunrise: 06:30 AM ADT
Sunset: 07:54 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

Old refrigerator equipment in Prince Edward Island must have its ozone depleting substances (ODS) removed by licenced contractors.

From Environment & Energy.

 Farm & Forestry Fact of the Day

Information provided by the
PEI Agriculture Awareness Committee

On PEI, 5.8% of the population are living on farms compared with 3% in the rest of Canada.

Visit the
Agriculture and Forestry Information Centre

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