Thick ice cover on Great Lakes boon in mitigating lake levels drop

ANN ARBOR, MI—Ice cover on the Great Lakes plays a pivotal role in the amount of water lost each year to evaporation, the key...

Gore Bay Curling Club hosts annual ladies’ bonspiel

GORE BAY—An Elliot Lake rink won the annual Gore Bay Curling Club ladies’ bonspiel held this past weekend. The Danielle McLeod rink beat the Heather...

Kagawong residence destroyed in Monday evening fire

KAGAWONG—A Kagawong residence was destroyed in a fire that took place this past Monday evening. Merv Gilchrist, fire chief of the Billings Township volunteer fire...

Little Current soldier part of honourary call to the bar of Law Society of...

GORE BAY—Canadian soldier Private William Adam Irving, originally from Little Current, was one of 59 fallen soldiers who were part of a Law Society...

Ferry ridership plummets, Islanders tell consultants to address cost, discounts

SOUTH BAYMOUTH––The Owen Sound Transportation Company (OSTC) terminal in South Baymouth was packed last Wednesday evening September 26 as concerned Islanders came out to...

Island med school grad comes home

by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—Doctor Ben Quackenbush may be Little Current’s newest family physician, but he is no stranger to Manitoulin having grown up in...

Aquaculture Association wins premier’s Agri-food Innovation Excellence Award

LITTLE CURRENT—On September 25, at a ceremony in Sudbury, the Northern Ontario Aquaculture Association (NOAA) was presented with a regional Premier’s Award for Agri-Food...

MPP Mantha questions why Mindemoya Family Health Team has not yet seen capital funding...

QUEEN'S PARK--In Question Period today Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Michael Mantha called on the Minister of Health to act now and approve the much needed Capital...

Hospital CEO says medical staff had no warning of OxyContin’s end

by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Health Centre Chief Executive Officer Derek Graham said the news of the demise of the opiate painkiller OxyContin came as a...

Ontario programs designed to help hatcheries, healthy fish and wildlife habitats

GORE BAY—The Chair of the United Fish and Game Clubs of Manitoulin (UFGCM) and the coordinator of Manitoulin Streams are hopeful that new funding...

Ontarians go to polls on June 12

ONTARIO—Premier Kathleen Wynne made the long walk to the office of the Honorable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario on Friday, May 2...

High winds send fish cage into Little Current swing bridge

LITTLE CURRENT-90 km/hr winds wreaked havoc on the Coldwater Fisheries crew this morning. A dock on the former coal docks in Little Current let...
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