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P.E.I. looks to increase green power with Hydro-Québec deal

The premiers of Prince Edward Island and Quebec sat down on Thursday and talked electricity.

Robert Ghiz, the premier of P.E.I., unveiled his intentions to purchase up to 100 megawatts of electricity from Hydro-Québec. 134 more words

Business

More rain in store for Southern New Brunswick

Believe it or not it’s happening again!

More rain is on the way for Southern New Brunswick after record rainfall amounts only last week saw Greater Moncton recording more than 150 mm. 57 more words

Greater Moncton

PEI aims to help newcomers find jobs

Immigrants living in, or planning on moving to, the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island will be given help to get jobs faster following an announcement of a number of new schemes to boost employment there. 179 more words

Canada

Day 628: Anne of Green Gables

I have not read Anne of Green Gables since I was about ten, and I’m delighted to report that it is a book that offers as much enjoyment to an adult reader as to a child. 309 more words

Books

Prince Edward Island prepares to wind up big year on New Year's Eve

By Kevin Bissett

CHARLOTTETOWN – A year-long party to fete Prince Edward Island’s role as the cradle of Confederation is getting ready to wind up with big New Year’s Eve festivities. 414 more words

Travel

Cape Egmont and Lighthouse, Prince Edward Island

Since I was already out by Cap Ergmont to see the Bottle Houses, I ventured a mile further down the road to see the Cape Ergmont Lighthouse. 135 more words

Canada

Reward now $100,000 for info about sewing needles in P.E.I. potatoes

CHARLOTTETOWN – The reward being offered for information leading to the arrest of anyone who put sewing needles in P.E.I. potatoes has doubled.

Industry groups and the provincial government have raised the reward to $100,000 from the initial offer of $50,000. 110 more words

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