- UCCM Anishnaabe Police service return to police Sheguiandah First Nation
- OPP charge Gore Bay man with child pornography offences
- Manitoulin groups attend Kincardine hearing, oppose nuclear waste disposal site
- Little Current Lions celebrate 75 years
- Wiky chief, council pass Children’s Bill of Rights
- Mindemoya now hosts new Credit Union branch
- Freezing rain likely Wednesday
- Sheg First Nation chooses Richard Shawanda as chief
- Island athlete lands full university scholarship
- Ontario Geological Survey raises spectre of fracking on Manitoulin Island
All posts tagged "carol hughes"
Silver Water post office to remain open for service
SILVER WATER—While the process of finding a new postmaster for the Silver Water post office takes place, the Canada Post Corporation has confirmed that the services provided at the current location will continue in the interim, says...
- Posted October 25, 2013
AMK will grow in size for next federal election
MANITOULIN—There’s going to be more Algoma in Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing (AMK) when new constituency boundaries come into effect for the next federal election. That is the verdict of the Ontario Boundary Commission’s final report which was made public earlier...
- Posted October 4, 2013
Proroguing Parliament will not change the channel for PM, Hughes
KAPUSKASING—Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s decision to prorogue Parliament looks like an attempt to avoid accountability and provide the answers Canadian deserve, says local MP Carol Hughes. “After showing up in the Commons only five times during the...
- Posted August 23, 2013
MP Hughes joins call to scrap the Senate
OTTAWA—The best way to fix the Senate is to abolish it, according to MP Carol Hughes. The MP for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing delivered a strong attack on the unaccountable, publicly funded, upper chamber during debate on a New Democrat...
- Posted March 8, 2013
Together we can accomplish great things
To the Expositor: Manitoulin Island Cycling Advocates (MICA) wishes to thank MP Carol Hughes and MPP Michael Mantha for their quick and wholehearted support regarding the Georgian Bay Cycling Route (GBCR) project. Carol Hughes has supported us...
- Posted February 13, 2013
Carol Hughes tables Manitoulin low water petition in Parliament
OTTAWA—A petition which circulated on Manitoulin, urging the federal government to make low water levels in Lake Huron a priority and which garnered over 3,000 signatures from both Islanders and those with an interest in Lake Huron...
- Posted February 13, 2013
MP Hughes presents petition calling on federal government to restore Great Lakes water levels
OTTAWA—Carol Hughes, MP for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, along with MP colleagues and NDP critics presented petitions signed by 3,619 Manitoulin Island residents, visitors and friends indicating they are unhappy with the ongoing water loss from the Lake Huron, Lake...
- Posted February 8, 2013
MP Hughes to raise concerns with Mississagi Light in House
OTTAWA—While Carol Hughes, MP for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing (AMK), has an Adjournment Debate scheduled for this week focussing on the need for a new roof to be put on the Mississagi Lighthouse, a member of the LaCloche Manitoulin Lighthouse...
- Posted November 23, 2012
New federal boundaries welcome Killarney back to AMK
The name of the proposed new federal riding (Algoma-Manitoulin-Killarney) has a nice ring to it. That, and the fact that the acronym AMK that we’ve grown used to while Kapuskasing has been part of this electoral district...
- Posted September 5, 2012
Olympic medallist pays special visit to Special Olympians
MINDEMOYA—This year’s annual Special Olympics Baseball tournament was already special because it was a qualifying year for the Special Olympics, but the event was made even bigger by the appearance of a very special guest. The guest...
- Posted August 31, 2012