The bad, the ugly and the good of curating children’s screen time

LITTLE CURRENT - The Mnaamodzawin Health Services Inc. Wellness Week 2020 conference held at the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference Centre was jam-packed...

World War One Island hero’s medals and papers found for sale on eBay, repatriation...

Clarence Cook, Military Medal LITTLE CURRENT - War history buff and eBay detective, Dave Thomson, contacted The Expositor once...

Minister of Indigenous Services tours Whitefish River First Nation

WHITEFISH RIVER FIRST NATION - Minister of Indigenous Services the Honourable Marc Miller brought a considerable entourage with him as he toured...

Wiiky’s Lisa Odjig comes close to regaining hoop dance top honours

PHOENIX - Wiikwemkoong band member Lisa Odjig is the only woman to have taken the top spot on the podium at the...

Gore Bay Theatre takes ‘Molly Sweeney’ into Northern Ontario QUONTA competition

GORE BAY - Walter Maskel and Andrea Emmerton don’t shy away from a theatrical challenge and the veteran Gore Bay Theatre co-directors...

Island couple on plane with coronavirus hoaxer as vacation flight turned back

TORONTO - The new deadly respiratory disorder COVID-19 that has grabbed global headlines has another connection to Manitoulin, although this time an...

Tehkummah Fire Department adds two newer vehicles to its fleet

TEHKUMMAH - The Tehkummah Volunteer Fire Department is better prepared than ever to fight fires within the municipality following the additions over...

Council declines to support motion on Welcome Centre building lease

CENTRAL MANITOULIN - A recommendation from the Central Manitoulin Property Committee that council supports the Manitoulin Welcome Centre RFP as submitted by...

All four public teachers’ unions to strike on Friday

ONTARIO - For the first time in almost 23 years, the entire public education system in Ontario will grind to a halt...

Gore Bay’s Jarred Dumond wins lightweight title in Rochester match

ROCHESTER, NY - Jarred Dumond, formerly of Gore Bay, is the latest Full Contact Promotion lightweight champion, earning his title in Rochester,...

Central council passes 1.5 percent increase to municipal tax mill rate

Transfers $272,500 from working reserves CENTRAL MANITOULIN - The news was generally good for the ratepayers of Central Manitoulin...

Junior Mustangs girls’ volleyball team clinches North Shore championships on home court

BILLINGS - The Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) Mustangs junior girls’ volleyball team has just concluded an undefeated season with a victory over...