Days are counting down for local craft brewery fundraiser

MANITOULIN—There are only 15 days left to go in the Kickstarter crowdsourcing campaign to raise the funds needed to help make the Split Rail...

Literacy guru Penny Kittle inspires educators and students at Lakeview School

M’CHIGEENG—Legendary literacy guru Penny Kittle visited Lakeview School in M’Chigeeng last week, working with students and delivering a workshop to teachers on inspiring struggling...

Musicians inducted into inaugural Aboriginal Country Music Association

WIKWEMIKONG—The spirit of renowned Wikwemikong musician Chi-Paul (the late Paul Abel) drifted through the air to mingle with the audience in the packed community...

Elephant Thoughts ups Shawanosowe School’s science game

BIRCH ISLAND—Chief Shining Turtle smiles nervously as Elephant Thoughts’ science teacher Eric Koopman gently draped Maya the corn snake across his hands during a...

Weekend fire destroys Sheguiandah First Nation home

SHEGUIANDAH—The Towers family of Sheguiandah First Nation were left homeless following a devastating fire that swept through their home last Saturday. Luckily no one...

Fatal Rockville fire still unresolved as family awaits DNA identification for 52-year-old victim Terry...

ROCKVILLE—The Rockville house fire that claimed the life of 52-year-old Terry Moore late last month is still unresolved as investigators have not released the...

Winter winds couldn’t keep Kagawong Winterfesters at bay

KAGAWONG—The annual Kagawong Winterfest, kicked off with an evening of music Friday night with the Folk Roots Collective ensemble, wound down after a hard...

OMB rules in favour of Northeast Town, tells Manitoulin Planning Board it cannot ‘second...

HONORA BAY—The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has ruled in favour of the Northeast Town following an application for a ‘consent to sever’ in Honora...

Municipalities challenge ministries on deer yards, private road restrictions

MANITOULIN—Last week representatives from the Manitoulin met with representatives from the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) and Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH)...

Communities gear up for March Break diversions

MANITOULIN—We all know what is said about idle hands, so a number of local municipalities have lined up plenty of things to keep your...

Stewardship Council takes fact finding mission to Michigan

MICHIGAN—In January, members of the Manitoulin Area Stewardship Council (MASC) went on a fact finding mission to Michigan, meeting with two other stewardship groups...

Little Current a port of call for two cruise ships this sailing season

LITTLE CURRENT—Little Current will once again be a port of call for two cruise ships this fall and summer, showcasing Manitoulin’s beauty to over...
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