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Providence Bay News & Notes

The first long weekend of the summer has come and gone and brought the heat with it. The rapidly greening grasses and tree leaves...

Tehkummah Talk & Times

Just gave Helen a shout (phone wise). She sounded good today. She says Shawn is coming home (her granddaughter) and keeps me up to...

Now & Then

Dale and Joan Van Every Both Dale and Joan spent time away from Manitoulin in their working years but they always regarded their Island home...

Now & Then: Ruby Noble

Ruby Noble Ruby Noble is a very charming lady, a Haweater, 90-years-old, who currently makes her home in the Mill Site Apartments in Gore Bay....

Now and Then – Madeleine Charlton

By Petra Wall Madeleine Charlton Madeleine’s proudest day, after the occasion of her marriage to John Charlton, was November 17, 1991, the very day she was...

Providence Bay News & Notes

Warning, this is old news, but very important too. We hope you enjoy. Welcome to Brandon Currie, who bought...

Now and Then

By Petra Wall Norm Morrell Norman Morrell’s love of teaching is readily apparent from his philosophy of fairness, sensitivity and inclusion, starting with his experiences in...

Tehkummah Talk & Times

Wednesday morning should help the wet and soggy places, a good downpour and off the roof making nice music on my music cans outside...

Now and Then

By Petra Wall Kay Burns Kay, just three years short of her centennial birthday, harbours a wonderful dry humour that is truly reflective of the ‘Burns’...

Now and Then

Murchie Wright Murchie Wright is a fine gentleman with a generous spirit and a kind heart. His current abode is the Manitoulin Centennial Manor. He...

Now & Then: Leonard Cywink

The Anderson Lake Anishinabe Spiritual Centre or Wassean-Dimi-Kaning is lucky to have a handyman generalist like Leonard on staff. He loves his...

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...