- 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
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Sheguiandah First Nation welcomes back UCCM policing
Service interrupted during 2012-13 council dispute SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION—After a seven-month hiatus, the United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin (UCCM) Anishnaabe Police have resumed full policing authority for the Sheguiandah First Nation, thanks to full support from...
- Posted December 11, 2013
OPP reminds motorists to keep our roads safe as winter sets in
With the winter season well under way, the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind all motorists to be prepared for the seasonal harsher winter weather. Preparing yourself and your vehicle for...
- Posted December 3, 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
M’Chigeeng promotes wellness through workshops and self care during National Addictions Awareness Week
M’CHIGEENG—Last week, the M’Chigeeng Health Centre (M’Nendamowin Health Services) joined other organizations across the Island and Canada in promoting National Addictions Awareness Week through workshops, information sessions and even a self care day. “The goal this year...
- Posted November 27, 2013
UPDATED–Highway 6 closed between Espanola and Little Current after fatal accident
UPDATE 4:44pm November 22-13 ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE Hwy 6 has been re-opened between Espanola and Little Current. Motorist travelling to Sudbury can expect delays due to a separate accident on Hwy 17. HIGHWAY 6–Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)...
- Posted November 22, 2013
Enjoy your hunt and stay safe, says OPP
With hunting season fast approaching for Manitoulin Island from Monday, November 18 to Sunday, November 24, 2013 and the with the expected number of 5,000 to 7,000 hunters on the Island, the Ontario Provincial Police urge hunters...
- Posted November 13, 2013
Road report line 511 provides current information to drivers
MANITOULIN—Travellers across most of North America can access up-to-date information on road conditions by dialing 511 on their land line or mobile phone (pull over before dialing of course). The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) released a press...
- Posted November 13, 2013
OPP investigating eight hunting related shootings this week
Hunters remember to ‘bring your firearm safety with you’ ORILLIA–Hunting season is open in many parts of the province, with Manitoulin’s hunting season starting soon on November 18, and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reminding hunters...
- Posted November 8, 2013
Evansville couple awarded by OPP for lifesaving efforts
MANITOULN–An Evansville couple were presented with lifesaving awards by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) this week. Art Hayden received a St. John Award and a Commissioner’s Citation for Lifesaving Award, while his wife Cora has received a...
- Posted October 25, 2013
Spring Bay family survives suspected arson
Credit family’s dogs with sounding 2 am alarm, saving family SPRING BAY—The Manitoulin Ontario Provincial Police detachment is investigating a suspected case of arson at a Spring Bay farm residence on Sunday, October 13 around 2 am....
- Posted October 23, 2013