There are just under 5,500 Maritime Electric customers without power in central P.E.I. as of 7:41 p.m. AT, according to the utility’s online outage map.
There are seven people on P.E.I. in hospital — including one in the Intensive Care Unit — being treated for COVID-19, the Chief Public Health Office said in a news release Monday.
Michelle Neill, who ran for the NDP in the Malpeque riding in the 2021 federal election, has announced her candidacy for the leadership of the provincial party.
The general store in St. Peters Bay has reopened — thanks to a man who moved to P.E.I. from a city of more than 2 million people.