Island Legions contribution recognized by Cancer Society

SUDBURY—The Royal Canadian Legion District H branch, which includes both Branch #514 Gore Bay and Branch #177 Little Current on Manitoulin Island, have been...

Local girl chosen for training program to enhance her leadership skills

GORE BAY—Larissa Chevrette is a born leader, and for this reason she was nominated and chosen to receive funding to take part in the...

MSS gymnastics team wins bronze at NOSSA

M’CHIGEENG—The Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) Mustangs girls gymnastics team took third place overall at the Northern Ontario Secondary School Association (NOSSA) championships held in...

Concerns raised again on lead in school water

RAINBOW DISTRICT—Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Michael Mantha says regardless of when, or what measures are taken to remove lead in water in schools, this needs to...

Island politicians exempt from 25 signature regulation

MINDEMOYA—Municipalities with less than 4,000 voters within it are exempt from provincial rules in which those running for municipal election have to collect 25...

Silver Water’s Donna Kay McDonald volunteers to help out community

SILVER WATER—“It’s important that everyone help out when and where you can to keep things like the church and community going,” stated Donna Kay...

Committee continues progress on mandate of repurposing Old School building

MINDEMOYA—The Mindemoya Old School Repurposing Committee (MOSRC) meeting on April 9 began with a thank you from Chairperson Ted Williamson to member Hal Love...

Gore Bay youngster walks on his own for first time

GORE BAY—“The five of us walking behind him in school when he was walking were all in tears—it is a huge milestone for Maxim,”...

Volunteerism was ingrained at early age for Art Hayden

EVANSVILLE—Volunteering and helping in the community is something that was ingrained early in Art Hayden’s life. “When I think about it I’ve been volunteering...

Little Current, Howland and AOK residents can expect May 6 power outage

NORTHEAST TOWN—Over 300 residents in the Northeast Town and Aundeck Omni Kaning will be without power for six hours on Sunday, May 6. According to...

Espanola Fraud Investigation

   ESPANOLA POLICE SERVICE Originator Contact Constable Melisa Rancourt (705) 869-3251 A/Chief Todd Zimmerman (705) 869-3251 Date:  April 17th, 2018 Time:  6:30 pm Investigation Type: Fraud Over $5000 On the 17th of April 2018 Espanola...

UPDATE – OPP Gun Amnesty at Mid-Campaign

Two weeks left to safely surrender unwanted weapons and accessories (ORILLIA, ON) - Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have safely secured dozens of weapons and hundreds...
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