IJC calls for action to reduce risks from harmful algal blooms

LAKE HURON—In a report released this week, the Health Professionals Advisory Board (HPAB) of the International Joint Commission (IJC) outlines several actions to augment...

NEMI seeks legal counsel in fight for planning board funds

LITTLE CURRENT—Council for the Town of Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (Northeast Town) has directed staff to seek legal advice to get its perceived...

Dangerously Safe is an uproariously funny comedy trio

GORE BAY—There was a Dangerously Safe performance this past Sunday, March 18 at the Gore Bay Community Hall, but no humour was reserved as...

Legion teams move on to the provincials

GORE BAY—Two teams representing the Royal Canadian Legion (RCL) Branch 514 in Gore Bay have qualified for the provincial euchre championships. The team of Steve...

Mackenzie Turner posts excellent results at Canadian Biathlon Championships

CANMORE, ALBERTA—Mackenzie Turner capped off an excellent season by placing fourth and fifth in her individual races at the Canadian Biathlon Championships held in...

Island shot-putter has strong showing in Tennessee

TENNESSEE—Evansville shot-putter Joseph Maxwell had a strong showing at the Southeastern Conference (SEC) Indoor track and field championships, held recently. Mr. Maxwell placed 17th overall among...

MPP Mantha demands Premier Wynne take action for clean drinking water for all First...

QUEEN’S PARK – On World Water Day, NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic Michael Mantha, called out Premier Kathleen Wynne for failing to make...

Ruth Ward appointed Rainbow District School Board Trustee

Ruth Ward has been selected to fill the trustee vacancy on Rainbow District School Board. Trustees approved her appointment at the regular Board Meeting...

Vehicle hit by train on Hwy 17, Coniston; OPP on scene investigating

(CONISTON, ON) - On March 22, 2017 at 3:41 p.m. members from the Sudbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Sudbury Fire...

Canadian Coast Guard to conduct ice breaking operations at McGregor Bay

SARNIA Ontario -  The Canadian Coast Guard advises the public that Spring ice breaking operations in support of commercial shipping will occur this month...

Manitoulin Tourism Association to host 3 on 3 hockey tournament

LITTLE CURRENT—The Manitoulin Tourism Association (MTA) will be hosting a 3 on 3 Hockey Tournament next month (April 6 to 9), in conjunction with...

Shawonosowe School students set their micro-hatchery charges free

BIRCH ISLAND—Anticipation had been building for weeks as students at Whitefish River First Nation Shawonosowe School watched the development of tiny brook trout as...
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