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Premier King and Dr. Morrison brief Santa Claus on COVID-19 restrictions on PEI and verifies VaxPass
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island issued the following statement after speaking with Santa Claus this morning: “Early this morning Dr. Morrison and I spoke with Santa Claus and reviewed the current COVID-19 restrictions for Prince Edward Island. Santa has informed us the elves...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island issued the following statement after Minister Bibeau announced federal supports for Prince Edward Island’s agriculture industry: “I want to thank Minister Bibeau and our PEI Members of Parliament for their announcement this morning offering initial...
Atlantic Premiers today urged all Atlantic Canadians to exercise caution during the holiday season to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus across the region. Premier Blaine Higgs of New Brunswick chaired a teleconference of the Council of Atlantic Premiers. He was joined by Premier Tim Houston of...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island issued the following statement on Acadian Remembrance Day: “Today marks a solemn day for the Acadian and Francophone community as we commemorate those who lost their lives and those who were displaced during the Deportation of 1758, a sad and...
Food banks in areas that were affected by the devastating flooding in British Columbia (BC) will receive a truckload of PEI potatoes today. To assist areas in BC that experienced significant loss from extreme weather events, the Province of Prince Edward Island is donating more than 60,000 pounds...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island, issued the following statement on Human Rights Day: “Every year, for over 70 years, we have recognized December 10 as Human Rights Day. It is a day that underscores what we all know – that we are all equals, we are all worthy, and that we all...
Atlantic Premiers Endorse Accord to Strengthen Health Care Collaboration and Discuss Energy and Trade Priorities
Atlantic Premiers have endorsed a regional accord that will enhance collaboration in delivering health care services to Atlantic Canadians. Premier Blaine Higgs of New Brunswick chaired the meeting of the Council of Atlantic Premiers. He was joined by Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston, Prince Edward...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island, issued the following statement on International Day for Persons with Disabilities: “Today is an important day for Islanders living with or supporting someone with a disability. It’s a day for us to recognize that disability inclusion is essential...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island issued the following statement on National Construction Day in Canada: “November 30th marks the 3rd annual National Construction Day in Canada. It’s a day for us to recognize the vital role the men and women of PEI’s construction industry play in...
Hon. Dennis King, Premier of Prince Edward Island issued the following statement: “While we have trouble accepting the decision that was made on Monday to limit the export of potatoes to the US, our focus has now shifted to finding a resolution to this situation as soon as possible. I have spoken...