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Hydro One power outage on May 27

MANITOULIN—Hydro One has announced that there will be a hydro outage for Manitoulin Island scheduled for Sunday, May 27. On Tuesday Hydro One announced that...

Now & Then

Marion and Murray McGregor Marion has spent much of her life giving back to her community after she...

Now & Then: Lyle & Ann Addison

Lyle and Ann are both dyed-in-the wool Islanders, living in an idyllic part of Western Manitoulin. “I am the fourth generation to live on...

You’re on Manitoulin:Dip your paddle, float your boat, get mellow on Manitoulin’s mystic waters

EDITOR’S NOTE: This year’s series of stories  is geared to giving tourist visitors insights into activities Manitoulin has to offer and will focus on...

Manitoulin in 1867 Part II: The town of Little Current in 1867

EDITOR’S NOTE: In the first edition of The Manitoulin Expositor for 2017, Shelley Pearen provided Expositor readers with a glimpse of Manitoulin in 1867....

Now & Then: Mina Turner

Mina Turner Mina Turner, nicknamed ‘Mina Bird’ by her great-granddaughter Rylee, just boasted her 97th birthday. Her sharp mind and her ability to recall names...

(EDITH) DIANNE ARMSTRONG

Edith Dianne Armstrong passed away in the Dominican Replublic on September 24, 2018 at the age of 72. Dianne is predeceased by her husband...

Now and Then

Thecla Pheasant It was a bright sunny day when the writer arrived at the log cabin style home of Thecla Pheasant, a few kilometres from...

Now & Then: Lorne Ebel

Lorne Ebel At the time of our meeting, Lorne was happily ensconced amid his relatives in Mindemoya, far from his home in Orangeville. Many formative...

Now and Then

William Blair Sullivan William Blair Sullivan kept an excellent diary of his history and his personal years as a World War Two soldier. Excerpts are...

Assiginack Council Notes

Councillors’ corner Councillor Leslie Fields noted that it was Volunteer Appreciation Week and said how fortunate they are in Assiginack to have the volunteers they...

Now and Then

By Petra Wall Mickey McKinny Mickey McKinney and his wife are part of the increasing number of people who have chosen Manitoulin Island as their new...