- Sheguiandah First Nation welcomes back UCCM policing
- Rogers beefs up Island cell service
- Letter from Johannesburg
- Power outages on Manitoulin due to car accident
- 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
All posts tagged "last friday"
Couple encounters four bears near their Spring Bay home
SPRING BAY—Having been harassed by one bear two years ago was enough for a Spring Bay couple, but they were recently paid a visit by four more bears. “We had four bears on our front lawn this...
- Posted August 31, 2012
Municipal reps meet with minister on 1990 land claim concerns
MANITOULIN—A delegation from the Manitoulin Municipal Association (MMA) met with the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing at the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) annual meeting last week in regards to concerns it has to the...
- Posted August 31, 2012
Tobacco Lake resident to receive Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
TOBACCO LAKE—Another Haweater is going to be receiving a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Marianne Knight will be receiving the prestigious medal for her long time volunteering services to the Meals on Wheels program in Toronto....
- Posted August 24, 2012
Stewardship Council upset MOE cancels Manitoulin meeting
Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—Representatives of the Manitoulin Area Stewardship Council (MASC) are upset with Ministry of the Environment (MOE) officials for creating the Great Lakes Protection Act and forming a non-government guardian council to lead this...
- Posted August 10, 2012
Georgian Bay Forever has high hopes for IJC outcome
Tom Sasvari The Recorder GEORGIAN BAY—An official with the Georgian Bay Forever (GBF) group agrees with a representative of the Manitoulin Area Stewardship Council (MASC) that with the pressure put on by area residents in opposition to...
- Posted July 27, 2012
District Services Board to have proposed seniors’ housing property assessed
Tom Sasvari The Recorder ESPANOLA—The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board (DSB) will be getting an appraisal on a piece of Gore Bay it owns, prior to considering a proposal from a local group for developing senior citizens housing...
- Posted July 6, 2012
Gore Bay girl qualifies for the Ontario Winter Games
Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORE BAY—A Gore Bay area girl has been notified of her having qualified for the Ontario Winter Games in the (ski-shoot) biathlon event. “Mackenzie (Turner) has just been informed she has qualified for...
- Posted January 13, 2012
Snowdusters request trail in area of wind turbines remain open
Tom Sasvari The Recorder M’CHIGEENG—An agreement has been reached between the Manitoulin Snowdusters and representatives of the Mother Earth Renewable Energy (MERE) project, that will continue to allow for a major snowmobile trail that that links all...
- Posted December 2, 2011
Gore Bay formally requests UCCMM to withdraw land claim on marina, harbour
Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORE BAY—While the Town of Gore Bay has formally requested the United Chiefs and Councils of M’Nidoo Mnising (UCCMM) to reconsider its position, (on its claims and concerns with the proposed divestiture of...
- Posted November 25, 2011
Waindubence mother, daughter thankful for lessons learned
by Alicia McCutcheon SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION—On Thanksgiving weekend, a mother and daughter, members of the Sheguiandah First Nation, felt the need to share their gift of thanks and a strong message with family, friends and the people...
- Posted October 19, 2011