Assiginack asks Tehkummah to pause its heavy load restriction on Sixth Concession

TEHKUMMAH - The Township of Assiginack is requesting the Township of Tehkummah to pause the vehicle load restriction on its Sixth Concession...

Low-cost solution proposed to replace Rogers Cr. bridge

THE SLASH - At the July 7 meeting of Assiginack council, Mayor Dave Ham noted an email shared with the council table,...

Northeast Town taxpayers raise alarm over speeders in their residential neighbourhood

LITTLE CURRENT - Last month, Northeast Town council noted the high number of complaints it had received from residents of Little Current...

Northeast Town sells old firehall to Acme Motors

LITTLE CURRENT - Northeast Town council voted to accept an offer to purchase its Meredith Street fire hall from Acme Motors of...

Green principles presented as opportunity for Canada’s post-pandemic recovery

MANITOULIN - The global COVID-19 pandemic, while tragic, offers an unprecedented opportunity for Canada to bring about societal change by aligning economic...

Renown neurological researcher and author’s visit recalled

MANITOULIN - Like a lot of her former flock, retired Little Current United Church minister Rev. Faye Stevens has been spending a...

Island climate activist lobbies for cash-back carbon pricing

MINDEMOYA - Jan McQuay is a familiar face among climate change activists on Manitoulin Island. She’s been writing letters to the editor...

Lucar Point will not undergo name change to Looker Point

LUCAR POINT - A suggestion from a Northeast Town resident to change the name of Lucar Point Road to Looker Point Road,...

Visiting your community market a positive choice for your community and the climate

MANITOULIN - Eating local not only benefits the local economy, it promotes community and environmental health while contributing to food security, especially...

Noojmowin Teg AGM marks new beginnings and a fond farewell

AUNDECK OMNI KANING - Noojmowin Teg Health Centre held its 2019-2020 annual general meeting via the virtual meeting software Zoom on Tuesday,...

Island Home Outfitters is the perfect gift store and more

MINDEMOYA - Anyone who’s met Mindemoya’s Moffat sisters, Jen and Ashleigh, knows that their enthusiasm is infectious. Their can-do attitude and zest...

Smoke but little fire at The Codmothers’ fire call in Gore Bay

GORE BAY - Some businesses just can’t seem to catch a break this summer season, but an early morning fire at The...