- 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 "health centre"
Giant hogweed on Island; contact burns, blisters skin
by Alicia McCutcheon AUNDECK OMNI KANING—A 20-year-old Aundeck Omni Kaning (AOK) man had an encounter with the invasive giant hogweed plant late last month, an encounter that’s left him with wounds, scars and a loss of tolerance...
- Posted July 11, 2012
Ontario budget provides some good news, MPP Michael Mantha says
Tom Sasvari with files from Stacey Lavallie The Recorder MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Health Centre’s (MHC) worst fears as far as provincial funding for this fiscal year came to fruition last week when there was no mention of funding...
- Posted April 27, 2012
Gabe Abotossaway returns to Island after almost year-long rehabilitation
by Alicia McCutcheon LITTLE CURRENT—Gabe Abotossaway sits in one of the Manitoulin Health Centre’s visiting areas, eager to share his progress. He smiles a lot, his mouth spreading out in a grin over his cheeks made much...
- Posted April 18, 2012
MILDRED “MILLIE” HELEN JEWEL (NEE LEWIS)
Mildred “Millie” Helena Jewell nee Lewis died peacefully at Manitoulin Health Centre on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at the age of 80. Predeceased by her beloved husband Leonard on January 27, 2012. Dear mother of Bob and...
- Posted March 23, 2012
Sheshegwaning contributes over $7,000 to ‘Tree of Life’
Tom Sasvari The Recorder SHESHEGWANING—The Sheshegwaning First Nation has given the Manitoulin Health Centre ‘Tree of Life’ fundraising campaign a significant financial boost. “We appreciate the services provided by the Manitoulin Health Centre at both its locations,”...
- Posted March 23, 2012
MHC shut out of HIRF funding
Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—After having received substantial funding through the Ministry of Health under its Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund (HIRF) in each of the past two years, the Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) received some bad news...
- Posted March 9, 2012
Hospital CEO says medical staff had no warning of OxyContin’s end
by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Health Centre Chief Executive Officer Derek Graham said the news of the demise of the opiate painkiller OxyContin came as a surprise to he and his staff as news arrived at the hospital,...
- Posted February 29, 2012
MHC raises concerns with new Freedom of Information Act
Tom Sasvari The Recorder MINDEMOYA—Members of the Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) board of directors are concerned with the costs and the administrative workload that will come with the new provincial Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy...
- Posted February 10, 2012
DOUGLAS STEVEN SLAGHT
In loving memory of Douglas Steven Slaght who passed away peacefully January 1, 2012 at the age of 63. Cherished husband of Anne, loving father to Bob (Kim) of Cambridge, Bill (Amanda) of Little Current, Ellie who...
- Posted January 4, 2012
Island police chiefs condemn methadone dispensing regimen
by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—Manitoulin police chiefs are speaking out on some of the practices of the methadone program, specifically the ‘carry home’—the ability to take home several days worth of methadone (the synthetic opioid used to help...
- Posted December 14, 2011