Manitoulin Secondary School celebrates graduates at 48th Annual Awards Night

Over $49,000 awarded to MSS alumni M’CHIGEENG—Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) graduates, their families, staff, Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) dignitaries and community members gathered prior...

Icebreaking operations to commence Jan 1 in McGregor Bay

Sarnia, Ontario - The Canadian Coast Guard in partnership with the United States Coast Guard will be icebreaking on northern Georgian Bay and McGregor...

Innovative program at Lakeview School teaches mathematics through traditional beading

M’CHIGEENG—A groundbreaking new initiative at Lakeview School in M’Chigeeng is teaching students mathematics while revitalizing traditional loom beading with the community’s youth. Lakeview School numeracy...

A tour of Winnipeg’s Canadian Museum for Human Rights

by Joe D. Shorthouse, Professor Emeritus, Laurentian University My wife and I recently attended a national entomology conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Our hotel was near the intersection...

Island man recent evacuee from California wildfires terror

MINDEMOYA—It was supposed to be a nice early winter getaway to visit family members in balmy California, but for Mindemoya resident Dave Schinbeckler, things...

Wiky youth wins Bartleman writing award

TORONTO—Kendra Kitchikake of Wiikwemkoong may be a very quiet and reserved young Anishinaabe-kwe author, but the Grade 4 Pontiac student’s smile was bright as...

OPP Stuff a Cruiser replenishes Manitoulin Island food bank

MINDEMOYA—On Friday, December 15 members of the Manitoulin Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) hosted their first annual ‘Stuff a Cruiser’ event at Island Foodland in...

The Manitoulin Amish community does Christmas old school

MANITOULIN—The weeks leading up to December 25 have evolved into such a hectic bustling commercial frenzy that many a harried Christmas shopper could be...

Wiky’s Autumn Peltier tapped to speak at UN

Freshwater enthusiast slated for UN’s Water Day WIIKWEMKOONG—Wiikwemkoong water advocate Autumn Peltier has earned a name for herself and her cause internationally, being nominated for...

US champion determined to find Gore Bay youth a donor kidney

GORE BAY—Dan Dickinson of Chicago may not be from Manitoulin, but international borders hold no bounds when you are trying to save a life. Mr....

Island students stock Norton’s Creek at 9th annual brook trout event with Manitoulin...

BIDWELL—Manitoulin Streams hosted the 9th annual brook trout stocking event with students from Pontiac School and Central Manitoulin Public School (CMPS) earlier this month. The...

MTO demands hinder Island’s first Tim Horton’s in Little Current

Developer and operator all set to go LITTLE CURRENT—The Espanola-based owner of three Tim Horton’s stores in Espanola and Blind River, Denis Lefebvre, has confirmed...
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