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  1. So much to celebrate at harvest timeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    When it comes to harvest time, no one province and its farmers and fishers do it better than Prince Edward Island. As crops are harvested and the bounty of the sea is landed, Islanders have a chance to taste the vast array of products that come from the fruits of their labour.

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  2. Edmundston historic church fire deemed suspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    A fire destroyed that destroyed an historic church in Edmundston, N.B., on Saturday is being investigated as a potential arson, say Edmundston police. "Right now, it's suspicious, mainly due to the fact that it started outside on an exterior wall.

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  3. Composer David Foster pushes 'presumed consent' for organ donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... annual gala. (This year's is Sept. 27 in Calgary.) Politicians in at least two provinces, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, have floated the idea as a way to increase this country's generally dismal deceased-donor rate of 15.5 deceased donations ...

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  4. Beaton earns first-star honours for TimberwolvesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Former Summerside Western Capital and Charlottetown Islander Zach Beaton scored two goals to help the Miramichi Timberwolves to a 7-4 win over the Yarmouth Mariners on Saturday night. Chase Gaudet of Summerside gave up six goals on 33 shots for the Mariners.

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  5. Charlottetown row housing damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Deputy Chief Tim Mamye says the fire appears to have started in one of the middle units and spread. (Sughabare/Twitter)

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  6. Moose populations down as winter ticks cull herdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Bennington Banner

    ... of the moose population. The ticks occur in all North American moose populations except Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Alaska and far northern Canada, said Alberta-based biologist Bill Samuel, who added that the ticks are the "most important ...

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  7. Islanders blast province at pro-choice rally VideoRead the original story

    Saturday | The Guardian

    The crowd whooped and hollered as Isaac Williams, the representative for Pro Choice P.E.I., walked up the steps of Province House in Charlottetown Saturday to take his place behind the microphone. Approximately 50 people showed up to the rally for the National Day of Action on Reproductive Justice to hear Williams, along with several passionate speakers, talk about the necessity to provide abortion access on Prince Edward Island.

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  8. Yarmouth named Best Town in Canada by Communities in BloomRead the original story

    Saturday | Nova News Now

    Yarmouth has won the national award for the Best Town in Canada in the 5001 to 9000 population category at the National Communities in Bloom Award Ceremony being held in Charlottetown, PEI. Members of the Yarmouth Communities in Bloom Committee were present for the award ceremony, including Seretha MacIsaac, Carol McKinlay, David Warner and town councillors Phil Mooney and Ken Langille.

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  9. Abortion debate to continue because 'women's lives demand it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Dozens of people gathered outside Province House in Charlottetown Saturday to push for more access to abortion. The rally was held by Pro Choice P.E.I. as part of a national day of action on reproductive justice.

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  10. Don MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Guardian

    Retaining youth, increasing the population and creating an urban central environment are ways Prince Edward Island can increase employment and grow the economy, says Don Mills, chairman and CEO of Corporate Research Associates. Mills was one of the guest speakers at this week's Greater Summerside Chamber of Commerce's business forum The Way Forward held at Slemon Park.

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  11. On Native GroundPATRIOT Act Demanded Repeal, not RenewalRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... the era. I grew up on Long Island, New York, where potato farms were as extensive as those in Idaho and Prince Edward Island. Our family ate potatoes. I stood by my mother's side as she peeled potatoes for what would be our dinner. She would scrape ...

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  12. Tear down a building, put up a parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Guardian

    Work continues on transforming approximately 8,500 square feet of retail space on University Avenue in Charlottetown into a parking lot. Plaza Retail REIT, which owns the University Plaza, knocked down a portion of a building that housed The Bargain Shop.

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  13. Parasite Decreases Moose Population, Impacting New England Hunting SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    ... of the moose population. The ticks occur in all North American moose populations except Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Alaska and far northern Canada, said Alberta-based biologist Bill Samuel, who added that the ticks are the "most important ...

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  14. A look at all 12 of Sunday's racesRead the original story

    Saturday | Journal-Pioneer

    The equine standardbred athletes return to action at Red Shores at Summerside Raceway on Sunday, getting underway at 1 p.m. This week's column will take a bit of a twist as I attempt to handicap all 12 races. I'm going to go out on a bit of a limb in the opener, selecting Tobins Knockout as my opening selection.

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  15. Weather History: September 20: Record temps, tropics, storms, snow & tornadoesRead the original story

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... Four day totals included 13.99 inches at Stellarton, Nova Scotia and 10.83 inches at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Halifax, Nova Scotia recorded 9.40 inches. A tropical storm moving northwesterly just southwest of Baja California dissipated. ...

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  16. The secret meeting that broke the B.C. teachers' impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Globe and Mail

    ... trust between the two parties - none," Ms. Clark recounted in an interview Friday. Ms. Clark was in Prince Edward Island for the annual premiers' conference. There, she bumped into Jerry Dias, the president of Unifor, who was in town for a labour ...

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  17. Will province move on report?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Guardian

    ... More amalgamation is likely coming, hints the federation. There are still 73 municipalities in tiny Prince Edward Island but they still only cover 30 per cent of the Island and most are very small. Outmigration and aging population present ...

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  18. The Scots voted, I didn't careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Guardian

    My father grew up in rural Prince Edward Island as one of the descendants of a Scottish family named MacDougall, or some variation of that name, such as McDougall or McDougald. She and my father fell in love during the peaceful times of the savage Second World War.

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  19. Bold Vision women's conference looks at equality issues on P.E.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Guardian

    ... of women in Canada over the last 150 years She packed her bags and left her home in Ontario to come to Prince Edward Island, hoping to start a new life. Starla Wilson says she did not believe she could have started her own business as window artist ...

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  20. Daniel Cluney receives scholarship to aid him in his golf pursuitsRead the original story

    Saturday | Western Star

    Daniel Cluney's dedication to honing his golf game has earned him a chunk of change to help him along the journey. The Corner Brook native was informed by the Golf Canada Foundation that he is a recipient of The Choquette Family Foundation Scholarship.

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