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Thousands of trees planted as project aims to make P.E.I. National Park more resilient to storms like Fiona

A project is underway in the P.E.I. National Park to restore areas affected by recent storms while also adding more biodiversity. 

P.E.I. youth darts team heading to nationals for the 1st time ever

Excitement on Prince Edward Island's inaugural provincial darts team is building toward the National Championships later this month.

Car rental companies gearing up for a busy tourism season on P.E.I.

Some P.E.I. car rental companies are increasing the size of their fleets to meet demand this tourism season — but that's not as easy as it used to be.

Charlottetown para hockey player heading for nationals with Team New Brunswick

A para hockey player from P.E.I. is gearing up to play with Team New Brunswick at the National Championships in May. This is the first time New Brunswick is sending a team to the tournament.

Nature Conservancy of Canada buys P.E.I. island to give to Mi'kmaq

The Nature Conservancy of Canada has purchased an island off Western P.E.I. and plans to transfer it to the Epekwitk Assembly of Councils in 2027.

Native Council of P.E.I. honours elders in new gallery

A new gallery honouring elders from the local Indigenous community is now on display at the organization's offices.

Major Stratford development one step closer to reality

Stratford town council made changes to its bylaws Wednesday night to make way for a massive residential and commercial development.

Former Tyne Valley hospital reduced to pile of rubble

Tyne Valley’s old Stewart Memorial Hospital has officially been town down after 60 years of use.

Summerside community fridge reopening Friday, says mayor

The Summerside community fridge is set to reopen on Friday after being shut for more than a month due to a fire.

Some disappointed with STR licensing delay as Charlottetown says nobody getting 'free pass'

The City of Charlottetown has officially started enforcing regulations meant to curb short-term rentals, though licensing bylaws will be on hold for another seven months.