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Awareness Campaign: August 2013 Archives

Rescues at Basin Head

Posted by Mitch Cormier

Laura Chapin looks at the number of rescues at Basin Head provincial park. And how some other provinces help swimmers understand the danger.

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PEI Households Facing Food Insecurity

Posted by Bill van Asperen

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for IslandMorning2013.jpgFor the last five years, PEI's Food Security Network has been hammering home the message that many Islanders can't afford to put food on the table. The new study shows PEI is the second worst in the country for children living in households facing food insecurity. CBC's Laura Chapin sought out reaction to the report and spoke with Jennifer Taylor, a member of PEI's Food Security Network and Hon. Valerie E. Docherty Minister, Community Services and Seniors Minister.

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