Breaking: Reported shooting in M’Chigeeng

Read the updated story here M’CHIGEENG—There is heavy police presence in M’Chigeeng Saturday night as police investigate a reported...

UPDATE: Suspects in custody following M’Chigeeng shooting

M'Chigeeng - The grainy photo circulating on Facebook and pictured below appears to show two of the four suspects wanted in a...

Five charged so far in MSS student brawl, parents, students concerned by racially charged...

M’CHIGEENG—Last Friday marked an unprecedented and disturbing event at Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS), when an all-out brawl involving 50 or more students, both boys...

Photo Gallery: Huge waves rock South Baymouth

SOUTH BAYMOUTH—The waves crashing ashore at South Baymouth Thanksgiving Sunday were unlike any seen in recent memory. “I’ve never seen...

Gray wolf trapped on island found to have travelled from UP to Manitoulin

MICHIGAN—A gray wolf snared legally by a trapper on Manitoulin Island recently originated from the state of Michigan, and had travelled between...

Land-based youth mental health and addiction facility now open

Treatment model unique in Ontario LITTLE CURRENT––Gwekwaadziwin Miikan opened its doors last Friday, May 25 inviting Islanders to meet staff, tour the facility and learn...

Six People charged following M’Chigeeng shooting

(M'CHIGEENG FIRST NATION, ON)- On Saturday, February 2, 2019, at approximately 5:05 p.m., officers from the United Chiefs and Council of Manitoulin (UCCM) Anishnaabe...

Killarney forest fire forces evacuation order, restricts travel

KILLARNEY—Tinder dry conditions across Northeastern Ontario have contributed to dozens of forest fires in recent days, with smoke heavy in the air in many...

Man facing serious impaired related charges after Sheguiandah woman left seriously injured

SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION--An early morning walk from a party has resulted in tragedy for a 35-year-old Sheguiandah woman, Ruta Tribinevicius, when she was hit...

Wiky actor lands plum role in ‘Outlander’ series

Greg Odjig an alumnus of Debajehmujig Storytellers MANITOULIN—Actor Greg Odjig made an interesting discovery as he scanned two...

Hungry black bear boards four boats over three days

HEYWOOD ISLAND—Boaters seeking a quiet anchorage in the sheltered waters of Browning Cove, east of Little Current at Heywood Island, have instead found themselves...

Update: Female fatally shot in Sheshegwaning

(MANITOULIN ISLAND, ON) - On August 25, 2019, at approximately 4:40 a.m., members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service and the Manitoulin Ontario...