- 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
- Winter accidents claim two lives
All posts tagged "elliot lake"
LIVE STREAM – The Elliot Lake Inquiry
- Posted March 4, 2013
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
Cuts to urban rescue unit ill-advised
To the Expositor: The Stephen Harper government is fighting its deficit by slashing funding to all five Heavy Urban Search and Rescue (HUSAR) units in Canada, including the Toronto team on scene at the collapsed mall in...
- Posted August 15, 2012
Elliot Lake disaster shows HUSAR needs automatic backup
The tragedy in Elliot Lake the weekend before last has given this North Shore community the most national exposure it has ever had. Sadly, the catapulting of this never-say-die community wasn’t because of its extremely successful retirement...
- Posted July 4, 2012
Relative of Manitowaning family missing in Elliot Lake tragedy
Tom Sasvari The Recorder ELLIOT LAKE—A second casualty was confirmed on Wednesday in the Elliot Lake tragedy after a portion of the roof of the Algo Centre Mall collapsed on Saturday afternoon. Premier Dalton McGuinty had announced...
- Posted June 29, 2012
The Algo Centre Mall disaster – A first-hand account from the last to leave
by Alicia McCutcheon ELLIOT LAKE—Thoughts are with the people of Elliot Lake this week as they struggle to come to terms with tragedy after a portion of the roof of the Algo Centre Mall collapsed Saturday afternoon,...
- Posted June 27, 2012
Northwatch rep warns of the potential storage of nuclear waste on the North Shore
Tom Sasvari with files by Robin Burridge The Recorder KAGAWONG—A local member of Northwatch is warning residents of Manitoulin Island and the North Shore of the concerns the group has with underground storage of spent nuclear fuel...
- Posted April 27, 2012
Gore Bay Theatre in Northern drama festival takes gold for show, director, visual presentation
by Robin Burridge ELLIOT LAKE—The Gore Bay Theatre (GBT) production of ‘The Attic, the Pearls and Three Fine Girls,’ received three distinguished awards from the Quonta theatre festival held last week in Elliot Lake, including outstanding director,...
- Posted March 21, 2012
New lacrosse league promises fitness, fun
by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—Meetings were held in both Espanola and Little Current last week for individuals interested in starting up a Manitoulin-North Shore lacrosse league. Both meetings were hosted by Whitefish River First Nation...
- Posted February 8, 2012
Changes to Old Age Security should have been election issue, says MP Carol Hughes
The Recorder OTTAWA—Canadians planning to retire at 65 with a little help from public pension plans are staring at a curve-ball thrown by the government, as the federal Tories are set to change the eligibility rules for...
- Posted February 3, 2012