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Jeremy MacDonald

Posted by Tim Hamming

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Having a voice in what happens to him in the future.  We meet 33 year old Jeremy MacDonald, an Island man with intellectual disabilities who hopes to change the way people with intellectual challenges are seen and heard.

 

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Billy Bridges - Paralympian

Posted by Tim Hamming

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This weekend, Summerside's Billy Bridges took home bronze with the rest of his sledge hockey team... And he says he's proud of his hometown's support.

As we've reported, PEI's Billy Bridges was part of the sledge hockey team that won bronze in the paraolympics. The team beat Norway three nothing to clinch the medal. Mitch Cormier chatted with Billy before the medal ceremony.

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Order of P.E.I.

Posted by Tim Hamming

IMHeatherMoyse.jpgLast Friday evening, Premier Ghiz announced that Heather Moyse would receive the Order of P.E.I., and that announcement raised some eyebrows. The rules for that award say it can't just be given out by the premier, it has to be chosen by a team of people, who, in this case, weren't consulted.

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