Big buck shot in AOK wins annual community buck contest

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—Duke Madahbee of Aundeck Omni Kaning (AOK) was the winner of the community’s seventh annual Big Buck contest this year, with his...

Addiction Awareness Week focusses on youth

CANADA—Health organizations across Canada are marking Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW) from November 17 to 21 and this year those organizations will be placing a...

Christmas in Kagawong is ‘a community event’

KAGAWONG—It’s beginning to look at lot like Christmas in Ontario’s Prettiest Village. Once again it is time for Christmas in Kagawong. This year’s two-day event...

Wikwemikong hit and run victim remains stable, still in hospital

WIKWEMIKONG—Noel Darin Peltier, the man arrested and charged with attempted murder and failing to remain at the scene in relation to a serious motor...

North Channel Marine Tourism Council revisiting marketing plan

SPANISH—Recent production statistics from the boat manufacturing industry are proving a mixed bag for the North Channel Marine Tourism Council. The statistics are indicating...

NetCentral partnership completes seven-site cellular expansion on Manitoulin

SHEGUIANDAH—Representatives of NetCentral, Rogers, the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), the Northeast Town and Island residents gathered last Thursday in Sheguiandah at one...

Manitowaning’s Debbie Robinson inducted into Northern Ontario Country Music Hall of Fame

SAULT STE. MARIE—Debbie Robinson of Manitowaning was inducted into the Northern Ontario Country Music Association Hall of Fame in Sault Ste. Marie recently. “I’ve been...

Missing hunter ‘did everything right,’ Ontario Provincial Police reports

MELDRUM BAY—The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is hailing the outdoor survival skills of an 81-year-old hunter who went missing in the bush around Meldrum...

Horwath earns resounding vote of confidence from delegates at convention

TORONTO—Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath received a resounding endorsement of 77 percent from party delegates, an increase from her 2012 result, as she delivered...

Police remind drivers to slow down this winter and drive according to conditions

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) reported Monday that they had been busy with calls last week from the first snowfall and are reminding...

Get Ready to Go Snowmobiling Week welcomes snowmobilers back to the fold

BARRIE—Following Ontario’s best snowmobiling winter in years in 2013, the not-for-profit Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) and its member clubs are officially launching...

Manitoulin’s Split Rail Brewery to locate in Gore Bay

GORE BAY—Gore Bay’s gain is Billings’ loss, as the entrepreneurs behind the proposed Split Rail Brewery recently announced that they would be setting up...
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