December 6 Mindemoya vigil recalls the Montreal slain

MINDEMOYA—A small group of hardy individuals braved the strong winds and snow of the first significant blizzard of the season on the evening of...

Wiikwemkoong 29th annual Community Christmas Telethon

WIIKWEMKOONG—The 29th Annual Community Christmas Telethon was held in the Band Office council chambers on Saturday evening. The telethon, which raises much needed funds to award...

Island built, Island bound 1881 Jane Miller wreck found after 136 years in waters...

COLPOY’S BAY—The Little Current-built Jane Miller, a 78-foot passenger and cargo steamer, has been found on the bottom of Lake Huron after going missing...

Christmas parade lights up Manitowaning

MANITOWANING—The 5th Annual Parade of Lights took place in Manitowaning on Saturday night. In the spirit of the season, the parade magically appeared out of...

Mustang boys see a busy week of hockey ahead

Currently sitting 2 and 2 in league play MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Secondary School Mustangs boys’ hockey team played the Espanola Spartans on Little Current ice on...

Little Current Public School students present funds to Texas

LITTLE CURRENT—Students at Little Current Public School murmured in excited anticipation as they waited to connect with their counterparts at an elementary school in...

Blind River and Elliot Lake not in running for nuclear waste facility

TORONTO—A December 6 announcement from the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has ruled out Elliot Lake and Blind River in the running for a...

Tehkummah Volunteer Fire Department celebrates their 40th anniversary

TEHKUMMAH—2017 marked the 40th year of formal operation for the Tehkummah Volunteer Fire Department, and their recent Christmas Dinner for volunteers, their families and...

Neophyte Island teams rock the LEGO Robotic world

SUDBURY—LEGO Robotics mentor Chris Mara has developed a bit of a flair for understatement. “It was a good weekend,” he said. “All of the...

Law & Order

Stuff-a-cruiser to replenish food bank The Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will join forces with Island Foodland this Friday, December 15 to...

2017 Kenjgewin Teg Snowflake Gala raises $15,000 for students 

M’CHIGEENG— Kenjgewin Teg is pleased to share the exciting news that its 10th annual 2017 Snowflake Gala fundraising event held on December 2, at...

Ministry to hire new Crown Attorney for Manitoulin

GORE BAY—The Ministry of the Attorney General has informed The Expositor that Manitoulin District Crown Attorney Stacey Haner is no longer employed as the...
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