Butterfly school – LCPS Kindergarteners rear and free monarchs

LITTLE CURRENT—It was the day the junior and senior Kindergarten students of Mrs. Volpini’s class had been waiting patiently for—the big release of their...

27-year-old male charged with sexual assault

LITTLE CURRENT--On October 10, 2013 members of Manitoulin Island Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) began an investigation into a reported sexual assault which occurred in...

Nature Conservancy manager responds to assessment concerns

GUELPH—The program manager for the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), John Grant, has addressed comments and concerns raised by Burpee-Mills Township concerning information on...

Province needs to address First Nations’ concerns on energy projects: Chief Hare

M’CHIGEENG—While the Minister of Energy may have put a good spin on the current issues facing First Nations when it comes to major energy...

OFA reps dispute claims that seed treatments are cause of bee deaths

PROVIDENCE BAY—Representatives of the Manitoulin-North Shore Federation of Agriculture are disputing provincial beekeepers’ association assertions that neonicotinoid-based seed treatments are a major reason for...

Ministry of Natural Resources to carry out walleye survey on Lake Mindemoya

LAKE MINDEMOYA—The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) is getting set to carry out its fall walleye index netting survey next week. Wayne Selinger, area biologist...

OPP asks motorist to take extra care this Thanksgiving weekend

MANITOULIN--As the Fall Seatbelt Campaign comes to an end on Sunday, October 13, 2013, the Ontario Provincial Police gear up for Operation Impact, which...

Assiginack objects to curtailed building on Lake Manitou

LAKE MANITOU—Assiginack council has added its voice to the growing list of municipalities who are concerned that the draft Official Plan will mean an...

Enjoy fall splendour with Harvest Glory Days drive

MANITOULIN––Look around you. Nature, as usual, is blessing Manitoulin with several weeks of ‘Harvest Glory Days’ even on this wet fall Monday, as this...

Espanola threatens half-loading if Ontario doesn’t fund Hwy 6 repairs

ESPANOLA—The spectre of load restriction on Highway 6 leading into the Town of Espanola is casting a pall over Island municipalities and businesses that...

Just in time for Thanksgiving dinner

Two winning hawberry recipes to grace your table MANITOULIN––Here they are: the winners of The Expositor’s Taste of Manitoulin hawberry recipe contest, just in time...

Neutral site, home and away victories posted Friday

SUDBURY – A trio of Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League games Friday saw the Sudbury Nickel Barons upend the Abitibi Eskimos 5-3 in a...
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