Leadership committee discusses highway signage, urges all to wear masks

MANITOULIN - The Manitoulin COVID-19 Leadership Co-ordination Committee met for its ninth session on Tuesday, July 7. The committee...

Protection against mosquitoes and West Nile virus

When spending time outside, mosquito bites are a reality. Everyone is at risk of contracting West Nile virus, and preventing mosquito bites is...

Manitoulin OPP Canada Day road safety initiative results

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) participated in a Canada Day traffic initiative from June 27, 2020...

Rastafari principles gain strength in Black Lives Matter era

Bob Marley descendent explores ‘Rasta’ culture in Manitoulin-backed film TORONTO - A strong movement against anti-Black racism has captured...

Anchor Inn and Manitoulin Brewing Co. and join forces

LITTLE CURRENT - The restrictions of the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to hit the hospitality industry hard, but two Island businesses have...

Main St. Express billed as Manitoulin Island’s only drive-through restaurant

KAGAWONG - Jamie and Jean Ward have reopened Kagawong’s Main St. Café to hungry patrons for their breakfast and lunch menus, though...

Health of Lake Huron currently ‘average’ among all five Great Lakes

Land-based stressors continue to affect the Lake Huron basin, according to joint Canada-US report MANITOULIN - The ecosystems of...

MHC AGM provides upbeat message of financial stability

LITTLE CURRENT - Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) held its annual general meeting on June 24 through the video conferencing application Zoom. Board...

Three youths work swiftly to rescue swimmer in distress

LITTLE CURRENT - It was a beautiful warm sunny day in late June. Three young men were enjoying the day, Greyson Brewer-Case...

Drive-in movie double feature this Saturday in Little Current

LITTLE CURRENT - This Saturday, July 11 Islanders will be treated to a double-feature drive-in movie experience at the Flat Rock Entertainment...

Robinson-Huron treaty money lawsuit gets nod from Superior Court judge; Crown’s defence pleas come...

SUDBURY - Justice Patricia Hennessy issued her ruling on the second of three phases in the Robinson-Huron Treaty (RHT) annuities case on...

MSS brings grad to the students

MANITOULIN - Senior students at Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) were able to take in all the pomp and circumstance of graduation in...