Trail camera authenticates Island cougar

Pictures grainy but show all-important tail: Expositor’s $500 cougar picture challenge won GORDON/BARRIE ISLAND—It was an email like so many of the other emails 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...

Doug Ford appoints Jib Turner as Algoma-Manitoulin PC candidate

TORONTO—Ontario Progressive Conservative (PC) Leader Doug Ford appointed candidates for the 11 remaining ridings without candidates last weekend, among them Algoma-Manitoulin. “Help is on...

Presence of fentanyl powder mixed with Heroin “Purple Heroin” confirmed in Sudbury

The Greater Sudbury Police Service would like to bring the public’s attention to the confirmed presence of fentanyl powder in our community. Earlier this month,...

Four of six Algoma-Manitoulin candidates attend Expositor’s All Candidates’ Night

Progressive Conservative’ Jib Turner and Libertarian Kalena Mallon-Ferguson MIA M’CHIGEENG—Manitoulin once again showed its thoughtful and intelligent nature through the calibre of questions presented to...

Island farmers step up and offer to accept animal refugees

ONTARIO—With fires raging through the bone-dry forests of Northeastern Ontario, the plight of those farmers and their livestock whose pastures lie in the path...

Giant hogweed on Island; contact burns, blisters skin

by Alicia McCutcheon AUNDECK OMNI KANING—A 20-year-old Aundeck Omni Kaning (AOK) man had an encounter with the invasive giant hogweed plant late last month, an...

Are you on the Ontario voters list?

MANITOULIN––Elections Ontario wants to make sure you are registered for the June 7, 2018 Ontario general election and are promoting e-Registration across Ontario as...

Canadian Coast Guard Ship Samuel Risley departs for its first-ever Arctic mission

The Canadian Coast Guard’s annual Arctic operational season is underway and includes a maiden voyage to the Arctic by the Canadian Coast Guard Ship...

Wiikwemkoong resident Jeannette Corbiere Lavell invested into the Order of Canada

OTTAWA—A Wiikwemkoong First Nation resident is one of 39 persons Canada-wide who will be invested into the Order of Canada this week. Jeannette Corbiere Lavell...

Air Quality Alert: Espanola – Killarney

Statements 6:00 AM EDT Monday 30 July 2018 Special air quality statement in effect for: Espanola - Killarney Smoke from a large forest fire west of Key...

All Ontario turtles are now at risk 

ONTARIO—This World Turtle Day, take a moment to remember the midland painted turtle. The colourful reptile is a familiar sight along shorelines and in...
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