- 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
- Freezing rain likely Wednesday
- Sheg First Nation chooses Richard Shawanda as chief
- Island athlete lands full university scholarship
All posts tagged "municipality"
Taxpayers’ Association reflects on challenges and achievements at AGM
HONORA BAY—The Northeast Town Taxpayers held its annual general meeting last week at the Manitoulin Nordic Ski Club in Honora Bay, reflecting on a year of changes and advances as an organization. Chair Robert Paxton began the...
- Posted December 4, 2013
New OPP billing model unfair to rural areas, says Burpee-Mills councillor
EVANSVILLE—A Burpee-Mills Township councillor says the new Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) billing model is not fair to rural municipalities. “Is this new billing model equitable and fair for all municipalities? Not for rural municipalities,” stated Wayne Bailey....
- Posted November 29, 2013
Assiginack Council Notes
Assiginack looks to adopt alcohol policy Two representatives of the Sudbury and District Health Unit (SDHU) attended the November 19 meeting of Assiginack council in support of the municipality passing a municipal alcohol policy. According to clerk...
- Posted November 27, 2013
Planning Board appeals Northeast Town’s zoning decision to OMB
LITTLE CURRENT—The Manitoulin Planning Board has made a formal request for an appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) regarding a bylaw amendment the Northeast Town council made permitting residential units above a building in an industrial...
- Posted September 4, 2013
Central Manitoulin supports calls for MNR office to remain open
MINDEMOYA—The Mayor of the Town of Espanola has implored the Minister of Natural Resources (MNR) not to close the local MNR office in Espanola. Meanwhile, the Municipality of Central Manitoulin is in support of calls by Espanola...
- Posted August 31, 2012
Municipality looks for input concerning crisis with landfills
MINDEMOYA—The municipality of Central Manitoulin is in a “crisis” situation as the lifespan of its landfills is estimated to be less than two years. This prompted the municipality to host a public meeting to discuss the situation...
- Posted August 24, 2012
Tehkummah reeve sets record straight on fire hall concern
TEHKUMMAH—It was the occasion of the arrival of an insurance bill in his mailbox that set Larry Killens on a quest to discover how rural fire protection works and how it intersects with the state of his...
- Posted August 22, 2012
Burpee Mills objects to tax free parkland
BURPEE MILLS—A petition requesting that the provincial government cease and desist in declaring lands tax exempt has been making the rounds in the Township of Burpee Mills and beyond under the stewardship, and with the blessing, of...
- Posted August 8, 2012
Residents of Burpee-Mill to see zero percent increase in taxes
Tom Sasvari The Recorder EVANSVILLE—The municipality of Burpee-Mills has passed another zero percent tax increase in its budget. “We have passed a budget with no increase in taxes,” said Ken Noland, reeve of Burpee-Mills, earlier this week....
- Posted August 3, 2012
Former reeve appointed as Assiginack councillor
Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOWANING—A former reeve of the municipality of Assiginack, Leslie Fields, has been selected by council to take over a vacant councillor seat. Leslie Fields was selected among five people who had put their...
- Posted July 6, 2012