Killarney forest fire forces evacuation order, restricts travel

KILLARNEY—Tinder dry conditions across Northeastern Ontario have contributed to dozens of forest fires in recent days, with smoke heavy in the air in many...

Autumn Peltier honoured by BBC

Named to list of 100 influential women worldwide LONDON, UK - Island water advocate Autumn Peltier has recently been...

Ontario implements province-wide fire restrictions in the designated restricted fire zone

TORONTO — The Ontario government is taking action to protect people and communities from the risk of preventable human-caused fires and to...

COVID-19 Manitoulin timeline

Have a closure or cancellation that we should know about? Email editor@manitoulin.ca to be added to the...

Wiky actor lands plum role in ‘Outlander’ series

Greg Odjig an alumnus of Debajehmujig Storytellers MANITOULIN—Actor Greg Odjig made an interesting discovery as he scanned two...

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...

Man facing serious impaired related charges after Sheguiandah woman left seriously injured

SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION--An early morning walk from a party has resulted in tragedy for a 35-year-old Sheguiandah woman, Ruta Tribinevicius, when she was hit...

Birch Island denies access to cottagers with leased lots

Protection against COVID-19 transmission WHITEFISH RIVER FIRST NATION - A flurry of notices delivered in mid-March to cottages and...

Hungry black bear boards four boats over three days

HEYWOOD ISLAND—Boaters seeking a quiet anchorage in the sheltered waters of Browning Cove, east of Little Current at Heywood Island, have instead found themselves...

Update: Female fatally shot in Sheshegwaning

(MANITOULIN ISLAND, ON) - On August 25, 2019, at approximately 4:40 a.m., members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service and the Manitoulin Ontario...

Official Haweater Weekend Event Schedule

WEDNESDAY, August 1 6:00 PM TO 8:00 PM • OPP Golden helmets -  Head downtown to watch the Ontario Provincial Police Golden Helmets Precision Motorcycle...

OPP investigating after two found deceased in Espanola

(ESPANOLA, ON) - On May 31, 2020, at approximately 5:00 p.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)...