Classes cancelled for JK to Grade 8 on Wednesday, January 22nd

Rainbow District School Board’s elementary teachers and designated early childhood educators represented by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) will engage...

Manitoulin teacher cited for Governor General’s award

MANITOULIN - Manitoulin Island teacher Heather Jefkins is one of the recipients of the 2019 Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in...

Panthers visit Toronto for cultural exchange program

MANITOULIN - The Manitoulin Panthers pee wee team capped off a cultural exchange with a team from Toronto this past weekend, having...

Elementary teachers set to go on rotating strikes if a new contract is not...

RAINBOW DISTRICT - While classes in the Rainbow District School Board for students in Grades 9-12 were cancelled this past Wednesday (and...

Island police advisory committee upset e-ticket cases being quashed in courts

MINDEMOYA - Members of the Manitoulin Community Police Advisory Committee are perplexed why the e-ticketing process, in which an Ontario Provincial Police...

Sherry Forest rink wins Gore Bay ladies’ curling bonspiel

GORE BAY - It went to the final shot to determine the winner, but the Sherry Forest rink won the Gore Bay...

Councils against closed landfill site monitoring proposal

GORE BAY - Two Western Manitoulin municipalities have let it be known that they are not in favour of a cost sharing...

Murder in Twin bluffs Harbour

A murder mystery serial tale by Donald Roberts Recap Part One I zeroed in on the shadow...

Manitoulin Special Olympic athletes gearing up for national competition in Thunder Bay

MANITOULIN - Five members of the Manitoulin Special Olympics (MSO) snowshoeing team, along with coach Judy Olacke, have been working hard in...

Island actor/artist’s cancer journey

GORE BAY - Dylon Whyte is an exceptional actor, talented artist, computer guru, a confidant and mentor, a friend, a husband and...

Robinson Township fire department purchases fire truck from Brock township

SILVER WATER - The Robinson Township Fire Department introduced their purchase of a used (but in great condition) fire truck from the...

Preferred plan for Little Current swing bridge to be presented this summer

MANITOULIN - The Ministry of Transportation (MTO) will be presenting its preferred plan for the replacement of the Swing Bridge in Little...