Wikwemikong resident selected for Nation Builder Award

OTTAWA-A Wikwemikong resident has been named as one of three aboriginal women chosen to be recognized as Nation Builders in the spirit of the...

Apparent murder, highway mayhem, 90 weekend callouts keep police occupied

by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—With the increase in traffic during Manitoulin's busy summer months comes an increase for the need of defensive driving skills and for...

Record cold February for Island

Still-frozen waterpipes make citizens long for spring MANITOULIN—If it seems like February was colder than usual, it isn’t your imagination. According to Environment Canada meteorologist...

Pilot project will see swing bridge open twice per hour

LITTLE CURRENT—The Expositor received news from the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) this week that for the first time in the century-plus history of the...

IJC may allow Georgian Bay to drop another 1.25 metres, Sierra Club says

MIDLAND—The International Joint Commission (IJC) may be intending to allow water levels in Lake Huron and Georgian Bay to drop by more than 1.25...

Exotic cat’s owner seeks readers’ help to reunite family with its beloved pet

BAY ESTATES—The Expositor has two updates for its readers after an article about a possible cougar sighting in Bay Estates appeared in last week’s...

M’Chigeeng family claims denied Pet Save puppy adoption based where they live

M’CHIGEENG—Ramona Ense and her children were excited to pick out and adopt a puppy this past Sunday from Pet Save Sudbury, but instead of...

UCCM Police issue public safety notification regarding high risk offender

M'CHIGEENG--The United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin Anishnaabe Police Service has released information to the public pertaining to a high-risk offender who has recently...

Gore Bay seeks to have Service Ontario rethink its changes in store hours

GORE BAY—The mayor of the Town of Gore Bay will be contacting local businesses and individuals in aid of putting together a business plan,...

Island residents honoured with Ont. volunteer awards

SUDBURY—Nine Manitoulin Island residents were presented with Ontario Volunteer Service Awards last week. Nearly 300 Sudbury area residents were awarded with Ontario Volunteer Service Awards...

Cellular towers for West End promised by Bell and Rogers

Pending NOHFC, FedNor funds MANITOULIN—Billings and M’Chigeeng residents will see improved cellular service with the completion of the Highway 540 tower, northwest of M’Chigeeng towards...

MP Hughes presents petition calling on federal government to restore Great Lakes water levels

OTTAWA—Carol Hughes, MP for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, along with MP colleagues and NDP critics presented petitions signed by 3,619 Manitoulin Island residents, visitors and friends indicating...
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