- 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 "lake huron"
Stop the Drop gives citizens the tools to help their lake
GEORGIAN BAY— “Already over 20,000 people have registered with Stop the Drop because they want to send a message to their elected representatives,” says Colin Dobell, executive director of Stop the Drop. “The long term decline in...
- Posted November 27, 2013
Canadian Coast Guard looks to the private sector for buoy management in local waters
MANITOULIN—The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) will be looking to the private sector to take over the management of buoys in the Manitoulin area. “The CCG intends to engage the private sector for the laying and lifting of...
- Posted November 27, 2013
Saturday, November 9 marks 100th anniversary of the Great Storm
LAKE HURON—This Saturday, November 9 communities along the shores of Lake Huron will be remembering the over 250 drowned sailors, casualties in the long-forgotten Great Storm of 1913—the three-day-long storm that raged over all the Great Lakes,...
- Posted November 6, 2013
Island reps speak against proposed deep geological repository in Kincardine
KINCARDINE—Two Manitoulin residents are among the long list of speakers at the joint review panel in consideration of Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) proposed deep geological repository for low and intermediate level radioactive waste in southern Ontario over...
- Posted October 18, 2013
Water levels near average for beginning of decline
LAKE HURON—While Great Lakes water levels remain an issue of great concern for its residents and the nation, there is some respite this fall compared to last year’s drastic seasonal decline. The Expositor spoke with Environment Canada’s...
- Posted October 16, 2013
Manitoulin’s people lead as guardians of fresh water
This is a celebration that Canadians, and the people of Manitoulin represent a microcosm of the nation in this regard, must not take for granted; we must be thankful daily, not just annually for the natural blessings...
- Posted October 9, 2013
Stop the Drop exceeds its target, prepares to send petition
GEORGIAN BAY–Stop the Drop’s online community reports that it has exceeded its objective of 20,000 members by Labour Day, and that it had done so in a significant fashion. By midnight on Labour Day, more than 20,900...
- Posted September 6, 2013
Stop the Drop is closing in on its 20,000 member goal
LAKE HURON–When Stop the Drop went live on May 1 of this year, nobody knew what would happen. “Most people were skeptical that we would reach our goal of 20,000 members by Labour Day (’20K by Labour...
- Posted August 26, 2013
Water levels up, seasonal drop beginning later than usual in 2013
LAKE HURON—The last time The Expositor spoke with Environment Canada’s Chuck Southam regarding Lake Huron’s water levels, he told this newspaper that considering last summer’s record, a mid-July start for a seasonal decline in water levels would...
- Posted August 14, 2013
Great Lakes water group lobbies governments for water levels funding work
GEORGIAN BAY—Restore Our Water International (ROWI), which is in direct communication with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is hopeful Canada will put the money on the table in order to press the US Congress...
- Posted August 9, 2013