Manitoulin Marijuana Festival changes venue to Tehkummah’s Gordon’s Park

TEHKUMMAH—The inaugural Manitoulin Marijuana Festival celebrating all things cannabis has moved venues to Gordon’s Park Eco Resort in Tehkummah. The event, originally...

Anishinaabe dementia tool being adapted for other populations

Part V of a series on Indigenous dementia care EDITOR’S NOTE: The breakthrough Canadian Indigenous Cognitive Assessment (CICA) tool...

Assisted living group seeks Centennial Manor support

LITTLE CURRENT—At the January board meeting of the Manitoulin Centennial Manor, board members discussed a piece of correspondence from Petra Wall of...

The Manitoulin Expositor’s annual Valentine Poetry Contest returns

MANITOULIN—Fear not the icy grasp of winter’s blast, seek love’s warm embrace, that’s sure to last. Winter’s frigid airs...

Province announces community infrastructure transfer funding

QUEEN’S PARK - Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Infrastructure Minister Laurie Scott announced a $200 million investment for 2020 to assist 424...

Governor General bestows history award on Heather Jefkins, Assiginack teacher

Students master pioneer skills in classroom fibre arts project OTTAWA - Assiginack Public School (APS) teacher Heather Jefkins has...

Cassandra Cristo honoured at Mustangs hockey fundraiser

LITTLE CURRENT - Former Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) Mustang hockey team member Cassandra Cristo, who recently passed away from cancer, was honoured...

Couple hopes to revitalize Honora Bay ski hill program

HONORA BAY - Tom and Claudia Hutchinson, the energetic duo behind the Hutch Ski/Snowboard Academy, which is currently based out of Espanola’s...

Ontario cattle industry continues to face challenges

SPRING BAY - The Manitoulin Cattlemen’s Association/Manitoulin Soil and Crop Improvement Association joint annual meeting was held on January 16 at the...

New abattoir owners to Cattlemen: come on down

SPRING BAY - One of the new owners of the Manitoulin abattoir, George McGaffin of Limestone Island Abattoir, joined Birgit Martin of...

Distracted driving remains a serious concern for Manitoulin OPP

ONTARIO - One year out from new regulations and penalties instituted in Ontario as of January 1, 2019, distracted driving still remains...

Pedestrian and dog hit in Saturday snowstorm

LITTLE CURRENT - Just after 7 pm Saturday, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Hayward and Vankoughnet...