Billings council angered with Lake Kagawong hydro company

Low lake levels called ‘atrocious’ KAGAWONG—Billings Township council and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) are calling on Oakville Enterprises Corp. to make...

Local resident says replacement of Swing Bridge with similar bridge should be considered

GORDON—Why not replace the Swing Bridge in Little Current with a similar bridge with two lanes that only took nine days to carry out...

Town of Espanola transition to OPP policing approved

MINDEMOYA—Any officer with the Espanola municipal police who wants to join the Manitoulin-Espanola Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), with the transition from municipal police to...

Mindemoya encouraged to partner with OPP, MTO to find solutions for traffic

MINDEMOYA—With continued safety concerns with vehicular traffic at the downtown intersection corridor in Mindemoya, and the success of an initiative that has been carried...

Mindemoya Old School repurposing committee applies for funding

MINDEMOYA—The Mindemoya Old School Repurposing Committee (MOSRC) meeting on August 20 began with a report by Nancy Kinoshameg, Central Manitoulin’s economic development officer (EDO)....

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...

Canada Post workers could be on strike September 26

CANADA—If a new collective agreement cannot be reached, about 50,000 Canadian Union of Postal Workers are preparing to walk off the job later this...

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...
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