This winter, the MTO has fined all of its 21 highway contractors

MANITOULIN—Last week it was reported that all of Ontario’s 21 area maintenance providers had been fined due to poor performance standards, according to Ministry...

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...

Highway 6 saved!

MTO blinks first, provides funds for critical culvert fix ESPANOLA—Great news arrived recently concerning funding for the 40-year-old Black Creek culvert on Highway 6 on...

At two year mark, Island abattoir is thriving

Manitoulin producers taking advantage of opportunity to develop own clientele MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Island Community Abattoir is moving into its third year of operations and is...

Is this a cougar? What do you think?

These photos of an obvious feline were snapped by Jim King-Seguin on February 15 just off of the Silver Lake Road near Sheshegwaning. Mr....

Blastomycosis: Survivors of spore-borne illness tell harrowing tales

MANITOULIN—Seven years later, John Bowerman of Sheguiandah is still dealing with the affects of blastomycosis—a disease that left him hospitalized at Health Sciences North...

Gore Bay Theatre ‘best in the North’

Wins at QUONTA with ‘Agnes of God,’ Theatre Ontario competition is next SAULT STE. MARIE—The Gore Bay Theatre (GBT) has done it again—winning several awards...

Expositor launches virtual shopping mall

ManitoulinMall.com is for buying, selling, trading and more MANITOULIN––It’s launched and is taking off like a rocket. The beta (testing) version of the new ManitoulinMall.com buy-sell-trade...

Snowmobiling couple’s dunking in North Channel waters leads to shelter, help and hospitality

Southern Ontario pair found support ‘unbelievable’ NORTH CHANNEL—A snowmobiling trip to Manitoulin for one Brechin, Ontario couple—their first visit to the world’ largest freshwater island—didn’t...

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...

Muskie attack!

WABUNO CHANNEL—It started off as a holiday weekend like any other for the Marshall family—one spent frolicking in the late summer sun, splashing and...

Blastomycosis: Gwen Young’s life ended early due to undiagnosed blasto

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...
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