OPP investigating two sexual assaults at Country Fest in Little Current

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2:10 a.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police and the Manitoulin-Sudbury...

Blastomycosis: Island within blasto’s ‘hot spot’

EDITOR’S NOTE: While blastomycosis is not a new health hazard on Manitoulin Island, it is rare enough here that its symptoms are not easily...

Swimming advisories issued: Manitoulin Island

Swimming advisories have been issued to the following beaches: Kagawong Village Beach, Manitoulin IslandProvidence Bay Beach, Manitoulin Island As...

Gore Bay resident faces numerous sexual offence related charges

(GORE BAY, ON) - During the month of September, 2019, officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to...

Misery Bay mystery continues as dozen more turtles perish

7 Blandings, 4 painted, 1 snapping turtle MISERY BAY—Twelve more turtles have been discovered dead at Misery Bay Provincial Park as the research into the...

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Manitoulin and North Shore

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for: Blind River - ThessalonEspanola - KillarneyManitoulin Island Conditions are favourable...

Rockville structure fires deemed suspicious by police

ROCKVILLE—The Manitoulin-Espanola detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is asking for the public’s assistance in the investigation of at least two arson-related fires...

Wikwemikong sisters tell stories of abuse, lonliness while at St. Joseph’s girls’ residential school,...

by Alicia McCutcheon LITTLE CURRENT—The Truth and Reconciliation Commission was established as part of the Indian Residential School Settlement Agreement which attempted to resolve the...

The ghost of the Dodge heir continues to haunt Kagawong’s Maple Point

KAGAWONG— The tragic story of the untimely demise of Daniel Dodge, heir to the Dodge family fortune of automobile fame, continues to resonate more...
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Police charge Elliot Lake man with child pornography offences

(ELLIOT LAKE, ON) - Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Child Sexual Exploitation Unit, the OPP Digital Forensics Unit and the East Algoma...

Bruce Peninsula National Park set to expand

OWEN SOUND—The Government of Canada announced that, with the support of the Bruce Trail Conservancy, it has reached an agreement to acquire new land...

Manitoulin OPP investigate vehicle destroyed by fire

(SILVER WATER, ON) - On September 10, 2019, at approximately 7:41 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and...