Historic townsite at Michael’s Bay plus resort complex default to Canada as ‘proceeds of...

GATINEAU—A recent email from the Seized Property Management Directorate (SPDM) to Michael’s Bay historian and activist Doug Tracy of Little Current has confirmed that...

Giant hogweed on Island; contact burns, blisters skin

by Alicia McCutcheon AUNDECK OMNI KANING—A 20-year-old Aundeck Omni Kaning (AOK) man had an encounter with the invasive giant hogweed plant late last month, an...

Manitoulin faces plant threats from giant hogweed, common reed

Experts suggest strategies for control, containment MANITOULIN––Forces are being marshaled and battle lines drawn in the latest alien invasion of Manitoulin’s shores. Patches of phragmites...

Trail camera authenticates Island cougar

Pictures grainy but show all-important tail: Expositor’s $500 cougar picture challenge won GORDON/BARRIE ISLAND—It was an email like so many of the other emails The...

Blastomycosis: Island within blasto’s ‘hot spot’

EDITOR’S NOTE: While blastomycosis is not a new health hazard on Manitoulin Island, it is rare enough here that its symptoms are not easily...

Fish monitoring survey shows healthy populations in Lake Mindemoya

MANITOULIN––The results are in, and it shows that for Lake Mindemoya there is a presence of rainbow smelt, an invasive species, a concern that...

Blue Goose Corporation purchases Camp Adanac

EVANSVILLE—The historic Camp Adanac, owned by Dick Tappenden of Cleveland, Ohio, is the latest property to have been purchased on Manitoulin Island by the...

Annual Lionsfest celebrations held in Gore Bay!

GORE BAY—All those who attended the annual Lionsfest celebrations hosted by the Gore Bay-Western Manitoulin Lions Club this weekend undoubtedly had a roaring good...

Spring bear hunt returns to Manitoulin Island

  ONTARIO—The Ontario government is expanding the spring bear hunting pilot season, which will include both Manitoulin and Cockburn Islands, to gather further information to...

Deer detecting units installed on LaCloche

by Michael Erskine LACLOCHE—Rare is the Manitoulin resident who has not experienced a sudden apparition in the headlights followed by a loud and expensive bang,...

Wiky, Sheg First Nation at odds over Heywood claim

by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—The Expositor’s chat with re-elected Sheguiandah First Nation Chief Orville Aguonie in the October 26 edition prompted an anonymous note to be...

Stacy Haner, new Crown Attorney, is formally sworn into her position

by Alicia McCutcheon GORE BAY—During a ceremony filled with pomp and circumstance, Manitoulin's newest, and youngest-ever Crown Attorney Stacy Haner was officially sworn in last...
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