Opposition grows to Hydro sell-off

TORONTO—A recent announcement that the Wynne government intends to sell off 60 percent of Hydro One as part of a plan to fund strategic...

Kina Gbezhgomi marks official recognition as children’s aid society

Photos by Giovanni Capriotti M’CHIGEENG—Kina Gbezhgomi Child and Family Services (KGCFS), with the support of the Children’s Aid Society (CAS), the Ministry of Children and...

Ontario Expanding Beer Sales to Grocery Stores

Ownership of Hydro One to be Broadened with $4 Billion Raised to be Invested in Infrastructure Projects Ontario is moving ahead with its plan to unlock...

MP Carol Hughes’ motion to end racism on anniversary of Indian Act promotes dialogue

OTTAWA—Despite many societal advances we still have work to do if we want to live in a country where race is something that truly...

Physician recruitment campaign is doing its job

Interested doctors visiting Manitoulin MANITOULIN—Since the launch of the new physician recruitment partnership earlier this year, several Island municipalities have joined the steering committee, contributing...

Gladue report writer opens a window on the process

M’CHIGEENG—The Expositor sat down with Gladue report writer Marilyn Debassige recently to go through the concept behind the reports and the process involved in...

Microplastics and microfibres

Making their way into our food chain GREAT LAKES—The news keeps getting worse about the ubiquitous microbead, which has spread from human consumption in its...

South Baymouth museum acquires another medal

Valentine Wilman’s WWI Memorial Cross was up for sale by Lori Thompson SOUTH BAYMOUTH—In October 2012, Dave Thomson notified this newspaper and the Little Schoolhouse and...

At two year mark, Island abattoir is thriving

Manitoulin producers taking advantage of opportunity to develop own clientele MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Island Community Abattoir is moving into its third year of operations and is...

Wiky High robotics squad places in top third at Ontario competition

First-ever contest for rookie team NORTH BAY––When the Wikwemikong High School robotics team pulled into Nipissing University’s Robert J. Surtees Student Athletics Centre in North...