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P.E.I.’s Lennox Island First Nation to launch treaty lobster fishery without DFO deal | CBC News

The Lennox Island First Nation says it will be launching a treaty lobster fishery off P.E.I.’s North Shore next week with or without the federal government’s support. The First Nation has a clear treaty right to harvest lobster for a moderate livelihood without the federal government’s approval — a right affirmed by the Supreme Court of Canada […]

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P.E.I.’s mask mandate ends May 6, CPHO says | CBC News

P.E.I. is officially dropping its mandatory mask mandate as of Friday, May 6, according to the Chief Public Health Office. That means masks will no longer be required in indoor public spaces. However, the CPHO “highly recommends” people continue to wear them. “Masks will be highly recommended in most indoor settings and will still be required in […]