Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Mike Mantha collects food for those in need on Manitoulin

MANITOULIN—Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Mike Mantha held a Fall Harvest Food Drive in support of Manitoulin Family Resources (MFR) this past weekend. Mr. Mantha was set up...

Royal Canadian Legion launches 2017 Poppy Campaign

MANITOULIN—Across Canada last Friday, the Royal Canadian Legion launched its annual Poppy Campaign. In Little Current, Northeast Town Mayor Al MacNevin signed the Poppy...

Assiginack Pumpkin Festival celebrates the beauty of orange

MANITOWANING—Blasé teenagers are not usually very easily impressed, but judging from the startled reactions and more than a few screams elicited during the Assiginack...

Assiginack planning for Norisle lawsuit, setting funds aside

$170,000 spent so far MANITOWANING—Dealing with the S.S. Norisle Steamship Society’s lawsuit, Assiginack council passed a resolution at its last regular meeting to create a...

Spooktacular Halloween family fun this month on Manitoulin

MANITOULIN—There are lots of Halloween events planned this month on Manitoulin for the whole family. From haunted walks to pumpkin festivals—be sure to share...

Wiky Road Race celebrates 45th year with 87 participants

WIIKWEMKOONG­––The 45th running of the Wiky Road Race, held this past Sunday, was a great success despite the weather’s efforts to put a damper...

Communities named 2017 Harvest Glory Days decorating champions

MANITOULIN—It’s mid October, Thanksgiving is behind us and it’s time to announce the 2017 winning communities in The Expositor’s annual Harvest Glory Days contest....

Har-Cor Diesel hosts annual pumpkin weigh-in

GREEN BAY—There were a total of 21 pumpkins at this year’s Har-Cor Diesel and Farm Supply customer appreciation barbecue and pumpkin weigh-in held last...

MTO bans Cup and Saucer parking from Hwy 540

NORTHEAST TOWN—The Ministry of Transportation (MTO) will be restricting parking along Highway 540 by the new Cup and Saucer entrance.  “This letter is to inform...

Gore Bay firefighters provide important message to students at C.C. McLean

GORE BAY—’Every second counts’ is the theme of this year’s national Fire Prevention Week, and a message members of the Gore Bay-Gordon/Barrie Island volunteer...

Debajehmujig 6 Foot Festival pays homage to the ‘Four Kingdoms’

MANITOWANING—Debajehmujig Storytellers’ 6 Foot Festival was held over Thanksgiving weekend and boasted a wonderful collection of work exploring the theme of the Four Kingdoms:...

Assiginack brews up some haunted happenings this month

MANITOWANING—Manitowaning is looking forward to hosting its first Haunted Ride on the evening of Saturday, October 21 from 7 to 9 pm. Thanks to...
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