Maggie Brown


Maggie Brown is the producer of Island Morning. Maggie has been with the CBC on P.E.I. since 1992, reporting for radio and television.

Latest from Maggie Brown

How to prevent 'summer slide' in your kids' literacy

School will soon be out, and for many families that means regular routines go out the window. Literacy experts say there's some research that shows literacy skills can be lost over the summer — what's referred to as summer slide.

'Listen local': Concert to feature music written by P.E.I. composers

Luminos Ensemble will be showcasing music by seven local composers at its upcoming concert — Locavore's Delight: The 100-Mile (Choral) Diet, will feature music written by seven Island composers.

L.M. Montgomery and Gender conference: Eyebrow-raising, in-depth and surprising

The work of Lucy Maud Montgomery will be looked at through a very modern lens this week, as the L.M. Montgomery Institute's 12th Biennial Conference tackles a very topical issue — gender.

Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award shortlist includes 3 P.E.I. authors

Three P.E.I. authors have been shortlisted for a Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award.

Millvale, P.E.I., residents concerned with high-voltage lines

Some Millvale residents are unhappy about new high-voltage electric transmission lines planned for their area, complaining trees were cut in their community to make way for the lines before they even knew what was happening.

P.E.I. doctor shortage needs major changes to fix, says retiring Health PEI CEO

The outgoing CEO of Health PEI says it's going to take major change for every Islander to have access to family medicine services. Thursday is Dr. Richard Wedge's last day in the job he's had for four years.

Canada Reads brings tiny new libraries to P.E.I.

There will be five new tiny lending libraries in communities throughout P.E.I. thanks to a partnership between CBC and a number of local community organizations.

Patient safety incident numbers released by Health PEI

Health PEI has released information about patient safety incidents that have happened at its 34 facilities.