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Northeastern Town Council Notes

Council cans composters but considers education campaign Last week, the Northeast Town council continued its discussion of purchasing composters for Northeast Town residents and selling...

Assiginack Council Notes

Planning Board discussion After reviewing the Manitoulin Planning Board minutes, Assiginack council discussed the draft Official Plan as well as the Northeast Town’s request for...

Tehkummah Council Notes

Approval of minutes – library board “The meeting went really well,” said councillor Lorie Leeson. “We’re looking forward to the bake sale and upcoming weaving...

Ice Chips and Canoe Quips

Lucky 13th Classic There were sunny skies and favourable seas for the 13th annual Mindemoya Classic and the 108 participants who took in the “challenge...

Farm Facts and Furrows

Repeatability of calving difficulty Glenn Selk, OSU Extension Animal Scientist has discovered study results on the probability of a heifer having calving difficulties next year...

Tehkummah Talk and Times

Saturday, June 28—28 degrees Every second year the Pyette reunion is held (now) at the Tehkummah Hall. This year over 100 folk from all over...

Spring Bay Rural Route

June 23—The lilacs are out in bloom. As you sit outdoors you can smell the aroma. David McAllister and I had dinner last Tuesday with...

Farm facts and furrows

Food safety tips for farmers’ markets Food safety is getting more attention than ever—and with good reason. Fifteen years ago, most people would not have...

Central Manitoulin Council Notes

Councillor expresses satisfaction over support Councillor Derek Stephens expressed satisfaction that other Island municipalities have passed motions in support of his motion calling on the...

Providence Bay News and Notes

Joanne and John Bisaillon from St. George Ontario are visiting Providence Bay. Hazen White passed away in his sleep at the Mindemoya Hospital on June...

Ice Chips and Canoe Quips

Rainbow Meet of Island champions! The RDSB held its annual track and field meet of the best of their best. As always, several Island athletes...

Tehkummah Talk Talk and Times

The average person I’m sure, would scream and say what the heck are you doing here? Unfortunately this household is far from average, as...