Respiratory viruses are causing higher than normal absentee rates in Island schools, education officials say.
P.E.I. has a number of systems in place to detect people unsafe to drive because of dementia, and is not planning on introducing some of the heavier measures in place in other provinces.
Construction work is slowing down on P.E.I., and there are more Islanders working in the trades, but it hasn’t been enough to ease the pressure on an industry that has been running overheated for years.
The threat of avian flu has the AVC Wildlife Service planning a new space for treating wild birds, separate from the quarters for client-owned exotics such as parrots.