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Charges laid for apartment fire on Euston Street in Charlottetown
Police have arrested a 39-year-old Charlottetown woman after an apartment building fire on April 5. Charlottetown police said the woman has been charged with arson and disregard for human life. Related: Fire in Charlottetown ...
North Rustico seniors home working to prevent its licence from being revoked
After facing a shut-down, Villa Marguerite Seniors Home has been given another chance. The 19-bed facility, located on Church Hill Avenue in North Rustico, has been undergoing a series of inspections since September last year, according to a ...
Firefighters knock down fire at 39 Brunswick St. in Yarmouth
Yarmouth firefighters were able to quickly respond to a fire at 39 Brunswick St. the evening of April 7 within two minutes, as the Yarmouth fire department is located just a few streets away. Acting chief Mike Deveau says entry was made on the ...
UPDATE: Sewer line work on Fitzroy Street in Charlottetown rescheduled
A planned closure of Fitzroy Street, between Pownal and Rochford Streets, on Thursday, April 8 to repair a broken sewer line will be postponed until a later date, the City of Charlottetown's water and sewer utility said in a release ...
Fight on Euston Street in Charlottetown leads to assault charges
A 45-year-old Charlottetown man is facing assault charges after police had to intervene in a fight at a Euston Street residence Tuesday night. Charlottetown police said officers responded to a report of the fight at about 11 p.m. on April ...
P.E.I. RCMP investigates theft of liquor from Kinkora Irving
Police are searching for a woman who allegedly stole liquor from a Kinkora gas bar Monday. In a news release issued April 6, East Prince RCMP said on April 5 at about 9:45 p.m., a woman had entered the Kinkora Irving on Anderson Road and ...
Drunk driver in P.E.I. who had suspended licence gets jail time
A P.E.I. woman who almost hit a police vehicle while she was driving drunk was sentenced recently to five days in jail. Kendall Mary Bernard, 24, appeared before Judge Nancy Orr in provincial court in Charlottetown where she entered a guilty ...
UPDATED: Fire in Charlottetown apartment building injures two people, kills cat
Two people were taken to hospital and a cat died after a fire broke out in an apartment building on Euston Street in Charlottetown on Monday. First responders were called when the fire alarm went off at 7:15 a.m. A fire broke out in an ...
P.E.I. woman who blew her second chance gets jail time
A P.E.I. woman who was given a chance to show she was turning her life around was sentenced recently to seven months in jail after committing more offences starting the day she was released from custody. Haley May Dawn Doiron, 20, appeared before ...
Charlottetown student overcomes adversity to win $100,000 scholarship
Samuel Lowe, a Grade 12 student at Grace Christian School in Charlottetown, thought his days at school were over. Now, he is one of just 29 Canadian students to be named as a recipient of the Loran Award for 2021. The competition attracted 6,000 ...