The Journal Pioneer
JIM GUY: Charter for Cape Breton Regional Municipality going nowhere fast
MICHAEL de ADDER CARTOON: Aug. 11, 2020
TAMARA LORINCZ: Navy war games put our oceans and public health in peril
LETTER: Pro hoops league offers feedback
BRIAN HODDER: Stop weight shame! Movement to consider obesity chronic illness step in right direction
COVID-19: Financial future grim for Canadians with disabilities, health conditions
John Ivison: Ottawa's fig-leaf excuse for inviting Chinese X-rays into Canada's embassies just blew away
A story in the Taipei Times earlier this year detailed how a senior official in Taiwan’s airport security police was convicted of taking kickbacks related to a multimillion dollar contract to supply X-ray scanners to the Taiwanese ...
Where's Mark Carney? With no suitable vacancy in Ottawa, he'll be serving the country as advisor on economic recovery
The echo chamber of Canadian politics reverberated with some particularly juicy scuttlebutt last week. Mark Carney was set to announce as a Liberal candidate and become Canada’s finance minister, it was heard and said. The utterly imaginary ...
Kelly McParland: A wounded Trump rolls out the spending
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a passel of executive orders on the weekend, aiming to pour money into the economy to offset the coronavirus. He did it because he’s worried about losing the election in November. If Democrats win on Nov. ...
EDITORIAL: Still melting away
It’s been around, scientists estimate, for 4,000 years — the last intact ice shelf in the Canadian Arctic. That means it existed as parts of Europe went through the Bronze Age, a time when the human population was small enough, and ...
LETTER: Simmons pool an important venue for Charlottetown residents
I was happy to see someone comment on the pool status (Simmons pool key to community, July 30), but it is more essential that an outdoor pool is available for many years to come. As a swimmer, who has taken advantage of Simmons pool, I see how ...
LETTER: Too much traffic from Charlottetown development
My family and I are staying at 20 Massey Dr., Charlottetown. I understand that there is a proposed project of three 20-unit apartment buildings and this will make a big concern for all residents of Southview Estates. I am writing this letter in ...
CHEERS & JEERS: P.E.I. has solid back-to-school plan, but cohort details scant
CHEERS: To the Chief Public Health Office for its role in giving parents a plan for school reopening in the fall. The plan for a full return appears to be a sound decision, and the protocols for mask use for students strikes a balance between ...
MICHAEL de ADDER CARTOON: Aug. 10, 2020
SCOTT TAYLOR: Access to information sometimes meets roadblocks
There was a series of stories last week by Ottawa Citizen reporter David Pugliese that clearly illustrates the culture of defiance and invincibility that exists within National Defence Headquarters’ upper echelons. The genesis of this ...
MICHAEL de ADDER CARTOON: Aug. 8, 2020