Billings seeks to close smelt season this year

BILLINGS—In an emergency meeting held on Monday, March 30, Township of Billings council took strong measures seeking to discourage the annual influx of people...

M’Chigeeng Chief Linda Debassige initiates fundraising for more Manitoulin ventilators

Currently one for each of Little Current and Mindemoya sites MANITOULIN - An Island-wide fundraising push started by M’Chigeeng...

Chi-Cheemaun Ferry Service Operating Season Delayed due to COVID-19

 Ontario’s top priority is to continue to protect the health and well-being of all Ontarians and prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

Wiikwemkoong council supports fish stocking

Chief and council pass resolution favouring stocking territorial waters WIIKWEMKOONG - On February 10, Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory council passed...

Manitoulin Health Centre establishes COVID-19 assessment centres for both Mindemoya and Little Current

MANITOULIN - Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) implemented a major component of its COVID-19 readiness plan this past Friday, March 20 with the...

Island communities make plans to ensure ‘vulnerable people’ at home cared for during COVID-19...

MANITOULIN - To ensure as many people stay safe, healthy and secure during the outbreak, groups have emerged around Manitoulin to organize...

Ontario Orders the Mandatory Closure of All Non-Essential Workplaces to Fight Spread of COVID-19

New Measures to Further Protect the Health and Safety of the People of Ontario TORONTO — To further contain...

COVID-19 Livestream with Dr. Mike Bedard

Time stamps in the live stream: 0:00 - Introduction and background information about COVID-19 3:09 - How Dr....

Updated: Canada goes on COVID-19 lockdown

Closes borders to non-citizens CANADA - A person could be forgiven for likening Canada’s responses to the global COVID-19...

Shopping pattern changes

Island retailers comment on COVID-19 response MANITOULIN - Unease over COVID-19 has caused stores in some parts of the...

‘Flattening the curve’

The logic underlying Canada’s response to COVID-19 MANITOULIN - Ontario schools are closing for two weeks after March Break....

Get Reel in the North: The Lowly Ling

While most people use the standard Gregorian calendar, my method of measuring the seasons is a little bit different than most. I...