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The Gargoyle: PEI senator rescued after accident in Norway

A senator on a committee research trip was “almost lost” during an incident in Norwegian waters last week.

Senate Liberal Elizabeth Hubley suffered a broken arm when she fell into the water between a salmon pen and a Zodiac boat, a rigid inflatable craft. 405 more words

National

A day in a stream

That may sound like a weird title for this post but it’s quite literally what I did –  spent a day in a stream!

For one of the courses I’m taking here we had the option of writing a 10 page report on a watershed topic of our choosing or spending a day out in the field with a grad student, helping them with their fieldwork and then writing up a two page report about how it relates to the course.  503 more words

Weather

The Temple and Garden

Pretty boring day today, so I dropped by the Temple to see what was up. All I can say is that times are a changing.  It was one thing for folks to be trading their wares on the temple grounds, but things are starting to get out of hand.   253 more words

Charlottetown Theatre

Mandelle & Jordan: Sneak Peak

This weekend I got to spend an afternoon with a wonderful couple!  Unfortunately I do have midterms coming up, so it will be a few weeks before the pictures are going to be up, but here are a few sneak peaks from the afternoon!

Prince Edward Island

Orwell Corner 3, Pump and School

There is a working pump in the yard next to the schoolhouse at Orwell Corner Historic Village. Mum grew up near here, and volunteered to show Dad how the pump worked. 78 more words

Canada

Descendants of PEI Fathers of Confederation Enjoy Reunion Commemorating 150th Anniversary of the Charlottetown Conference

By Sam McBride

The reunion of descendants of Prince Edward Island`s seven Fathers of Confederation was a memorable part of the celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the historic Charlottetown Conference of September 1864 which set the stage for the creation of Canada as a self-governing, transcontinental nation in 1867. 1,585 more words