Lew Lanktree Rink wins annual Mindemoya Men’s Curling Bonspiel

MINDEMOYA—The Lew Lanktree Local Rink won this past weekend’s annual Mindemoya Men’s Curling Bonspiel. The Lew Lanktree skipped team, which also included vice Murray Haner,...

Neophyte Island teams rock the LEGO Robotic world

SUDBURY—LEGO Robotics mentor Chris Mara has developed a bit of a flair for understatement. “It was a good weekend,” he said. “All of the...

Local farmers encouraged to provide documentation, photos of crop losses

PROVIDENCE BAY—While it may not prove fruitful for Manitoulin Island farmers in the short term, farmers on the Island whose crops have been destroyed...

Friends of Michael’s Bay receives positive response on concerns

MICHAEL’S BAY—A member of the Friends of Michael’s Bay says the group received a positive response on its concerns from the Ontario minister of...

Charles C. McLean students continue participation in OP Flat Stanley program

GORE BAY—A group of students at Charles C. McLean Public School in Gore Bay is again participating in the Flat Stanley program with Canadian...

South Baymouth museum celebrates the unveiling of community founding son’s WWI Silver Cross medal

SOUTH BAYMOUTH— Island residents from across Manitoulin gathered at the Little Schoolhouse and Museum in South Baymouth this past Sunday for the official unveiling...

Manitoulin Island artists shine amongst the stars at 37th annual La Cloche Art Show

WHITEFISH FALLS—When the La Cloche Art Show first began, 37 years ago, every piece of submitted art went into the show. But that was...

Seniors display talents at art and book sale

LITTLE CURRENT—Members of the Manitoulin Centennial Manor art class spent much of the last few weeks preparing for the Manor Art Show and Sale,...

Billings council appoints Nora Bath-Haring to council seat vacated by Tom Imrie

KAGAWONG—Billings Township council has voted in by majority Nora Bath-Haring to fill the vacant councillor position. At a meeting on Monday, clerk Kathy McDonald told...

Espanola OPP could become part of the Manitoulin fold

MANITOULIN—The idea of the Manitoulin detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) adding the Espanola OPP station to its fold (currently Little Current, Manitowaning,...

Island youth discovers passion for teaching during trip to Cambodia

CAMBODIA—Hanna Hutchinson of Sandfield has recently returned from a life-changing volunteer trip to Cambodia. The Expositor caught up with the 18-year-old in between classes at...

Youth ages 8 to 17 can take flight at Manitoulin East’s Young Eagles Day

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin East Municipal Airport is hosting an EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) Young Eagles Day on Saturday, August 6, providing the opportunity for youth...
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