Rose Peltier’s 90th birthday marked with community gathering

WIKWEMIKONG—On January 1, 1924, amidst a wintry day, a baby girl was born to Jane Mandamin. It was Jane’s sister, Eliza, who assisted as...

Farm Facts and Furrows – Jan 15-14

2014 Premier’s Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence Program Now Accepting Applications: Have you developed and implemented an innovative product or process within your agriculture or...

Ministry of the Environment says spill site at McLean’s wind farm project is clean

LITTLE CURRENT—The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) confirmed on Monday that the cleanup of a recent fluid spill at one of the directional boring...

MHC Auxiliary News – Jan 15-14

Happy New Year!The MHC Auxiliary would like to thank everyone for the support we received in our annual Christmas cookie walk and Memory Tree...

Judy Martin’s ‘Mended World’ opens this week in Sudbury

SUDBURY—Manitoulin’s own textile artist Judy Martin will have her work featured starting this weekend at the Art Gallery of Sudbury (AGS) in her exhibition...

Wikwemikong plans case for local dialysis unit

WIKWEMIKONG—Wikwemikong Chief Duke Peltier believes his community should house a diabetic centre for excellence, starting with its own dialysis unit, and so began discussions...

KTEI joins Idle No More’s January national teach-in day

M’CHIGEENG—In response to, and support of, the December 10, 2013 press release issued by the official site of Idle No More ( titled “No...

Assiginack and Billings move forward in rural infrastructure funding bids

MANITOULIN—Assiginack and Billings, the two Manitoulin municipalities that had representatives attend a sit-down meeting with Minister of Infrastructure Glen Murray in Espanola late last...

Northeast Town Council Notes – Jan 15-14

Council grants permission for shoreline road allowance improvements The Northeast Town council carried a motion based on a recommendation from the community services and public works...

Cash, drugs and vehicle seized during OPP R.I.D.E. program

COCHRANE – Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers from the Cochrane detachment have laid several drug and property related charges against a Quebec male and...

Traffic stop on Highway 17 leads to drug seizure

ESPANOLA - An officer from the Espanola OPP detachment conducted a traffic stop on January 9, 2014 in McKerrow at about 4:45 pm on...

Investigation results in $50,000 worth of drugs seized

SUDBURY -  The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB), Sudbury Unit supported by the Halton Regional Police Service have arrested and...
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