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More federal funding announced to complete restoration of PEI Province House

More federal funding announced to complete restoration of PEI Province House

CHARLOTTETOWN — The federal government has committed another $30.7 million towards a major project to conserve and restore historic Province House in Charlottetown. That will bring total government spending on the project to $91.8 million.

Off-duty St. John's, N.L., officer involved in collision that injures pedestrian

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Police in St. John's, N.L. are investigating after an off-duty officer struck a pedestrian while driving on Tuesday afternoon. A spokesman for the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the collision happened shortly after 2 p.m.
Mount Allison students advised to remain close to university despite strike

Mount Allison students advised to remain close to university despite strike

SACKVILLE, N.B. — The waiting game continues for students at New Brunswick's Mount Allison University after unionized faculty and librarians went on strike Monday.

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake registered in coastal Labrador: Earthquakes Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A number of light earthquakes have been recorded around Newfoundland and Labrador over the last week, according to Earthquakes Canada. At approximately 2 p.m. local time on Monday, a magnitude 4.
Canada Post asks cannabis producers to stop shipping to Campobello Island

Canada Post asks cannabis producers to stop shipping to Campobello Island

OTTAWA — Canada Post has asked cannabis producers to stop shipping marijuana to a small island in Eastern Canada, in order to curb a sharp increase in the number of mail trucks being stopped and searched by U.S. border officials.

May trial set for N.L. principal charged with assaults on four students

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A school principal has been ordered to stand trial in St. John's, N.L., this spring on charges of assault against four students, all with special needs.
Strike cancels classes at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick

Strike cancels classes at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick

SACKVILLE, N.B. — Classes were cancelled at Mount Allison University on Monday after unionized faculty and librarians went on strike. About 150 full-time and 60 part-time members of the Mount Allison Faculty Association set up picket lines at 8:30 a.

Western Newfoundland, parts of Labrador under winter storm warnings

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Parts of Labrador and western Newfoundland remained under winter storm warnings Monday morning, with heavy snow and strong winds expected to continue overnight.

Labour dispute forces cancellation of classes at Mount Allison in New Brunswick

SACKVILLE, N.B. — The administration at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick has cancelled all classes scheduled for Monday, citing uncertainty around an ongoing labour dispute.

Police investigate stabbing at strip mall in Saint John, New Brunswick

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Police in New Brunswick are investigating a stabbing at a shopping mall in Saint John. Officers were dispatched to the Westmorland Place strip mall just after midnight Saturday night.
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