Human skulls found in Mindemoya deemed to be in ‘irregular burial site’

MINDEMOYA—The two human skulls found in Mindemoya a couple of years ago, that were determined to be between 800-900 years old, are now being...

Rainbow Ringers host annual horseshoe tournament

M’CHIGEENG—Players from many parts of Ontario converged on the Rainbow Ringers Horseshoe Club facility in M’Chigeeng this past Saturday for the annual Emerick Migwans...

Celebration to be held to recognize Austin Hunt’s 60 years of public service

KAGAWONG—A celebration of Billings Township Mayor Austin Hunt’s 60 plus years of public service will take place Sunday, October 7 in his hometown of...

Credit Union staff sign new agreement

MANITOULIN—Unionized staff at three local area Northern Credit Union banking institutions now have a new contract agreement in place. Unifor Local 74-1 President Joanne Lamothe...

Zhiibaahaasing celebrates 22nd annual powwow

ZHIIBAAHAASING—The 22nd annual Zhiibaahaasing First Nation Traditional Powwow provided a wonderful opportunity to bring together family, friends, visitors and guests to the community. “That is...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police, OPP bust grow-op, net $300K worth of pot

WIIKWEMKOONG--In the early morning hours of September 12, members of the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service, in cooperation with the Ontario Provincial Police Tactical Response...

Noojmowin Teg program supports Island Indigenous food sovereignty

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—Noojmowin Teg Health Centre has been steadily expanding its Turtle Island Roots program throughout 2018 and organizers hope to continue the program...

New face takes a seat at the Zhiibaahaasing council table

Chief Irene Kells acclaimed for another term ZHIIBAAHAASING—While Ogimaa Irene Kells was acclaimed as chief of Zhiibaahaasing First Nation, only two of the incumbent councillors...

Council would support volunteer-led dog park

LITTLE CURRENT—Northeast Town council had a deputation from Ward 4 resident John Royal at its August 23 meeting, requesting council consider a dog park...

Another historic shipwreck located

Island-bound J.H. Jones counted three Manitoulin men aboard by Cris Kohl LION’S HEAD—The wreck of the coastal steamer, J. H. Jones, that was tragically lost with...

Western Gaming Horse Show participants gallop onto the podium

MANITOWANING—This year’s Western Gaming Horse Show at the Manitowaning Fall Fair was a great success, as organizer Sylvia Moggy and friends were kept hoping...

Minister of Community Safety visits Birch Island, takes part in UCCM Anishnaabe Police ride-along

BIRCH ISLAND—The community of Whitefish River First Nation hosted the Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services Michael Tibollo on Saturday evening with a...
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