New regional OPP detachment building construction starts in Northeast Town

LITTLE CURRENT - Construction started on the new Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachment in Little Current on April 1 as part of...

M’Chigeeng interment planned for pre-contact skulls found in 2016

Unearthed in Mindemoya MINDEMOYA - Pre-contact remains discovered in 2016 at Wagg’s Wood by a young photographer two...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police hosts popular youth conference on opioid crisis

LITTLE CURRENT—Close to 100 youth, teens and adults from Manitoulin Island and across Canada convened at the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference Centre...

‘Green Eggs and Ham’ author birth feted at Gore Bay’s C.C. McLean by Grade...

GORE BAY—It was quite the celebration. The Grade 1/2 class at Charles C. McLean Public School in Gore Bay celebrated the birthday...

Two Island bridges to be rehabilitated this year

Province invests $1.3 billion in highway infrastructure ONTARIO—The Ontario government is investing $1.3 billion to rebuild and restore highways...

Dawn Madahbee Leach honoured by Governor General Julie Payette

Receives Meritorious Service Decoration OTTAWA—On Tuesday March 27, Dawn Madahbee Leach of Aundeck Omni Kaning was presented with...

‘Big Wild Year’ Notebook: Part III of a series

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Expositor will be checking in regularly with this couple who have ties to Manitoulin Island as they embark on their...

Manitoulin’s carnivorous plants

An introduction to the insect-eating plants of the world’s largest freshwater island by Joe Shorthouse, Professor Emeritus, Department...

Nature Conservancy looks to purchase additional 1,400 acres of Cockburn Island

NCC presently owns 25,055 acres, over 60 percent of island TORONTO—If fundraising efforts continue as expected, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) will be...

Rare piebald white-tailed deer photographed in Little Current

LITTLE CURRENT—People have been catching glimpses of a piebald deer on the outskirts of Little Current for months now, but on Saturday...

Trauma and addictions conference seeks healing path forward

WIIKWEMKOONG—A two-day Trauma and Addictions Conference at the Wiikwemkoong arena upstairs hall sought to provide knowledge and wisdom signposts that would assist...

Gore Bay Theatre takes QUONTA gold

Brings home largest-ever number of award recognitions and will go on to represent the North in provincial drama event


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