One person in hospital with life threatening injuries following fire in Providence Bay

(PROVIDENCE BAY, ON) - On October 12, 2019, at approximately 1:00 p.m., the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Central Manitoulin...

Quick-thinking fuel truck driver averts major highway crash

60 L fuel spill contained quickly GOAT ISLAND - At approximately 11:40 am on Sunday, June 16, several emergency...

Adult male charged with sexual assault of youth

LITTLE CURRENT—On October 22, members of the Manitoulin-Espanola Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachment, with the assistance of the Sudbury OPP Crime Unit, responded to...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police arrest man in the death of Jim Still

(WIKWEMIKONG, ON) - It has been almost one year since the untimely death of Korean war veteran Jim Still of Little Current who died, August 30th, 2017,...

Youth charged following disturbance at MSS

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On Friday, September 14, 2018, at approximately 12:02 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin-Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP),...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police, OPP bust grow-op, net $300K worth of pot

WIIKWEMKOONG--In the early morning hours of September 12, members of the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service, in cooperation with the Ontario Provincial Police Tactical Response...

Extreme Cold Warning: -40 to -50 are expected across much of Northern Ontario...

Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: Blind River - ThessalonEspanola - KillarneyManitoulin Island A multi-day episode...

Social media is all abuzz with rumours of Tim Hortons but Little Current developer...

LITTLE CURRENT - The internet rumour mill was in full production last week when a Facebook user submitted a post in the...

Sentencing brings closure for assault survivor, but hurt lingers

EDITOR’S WARNING: A graphic photo of the survivor after she was viciously assaulted will be seen on this story GORE BAY––Brooke Williams-Manitowabi of Wiikwemkoong almost...

Manitoulin OPP investigate sudden death in Meldrum Bay

(MELDRUM BAY, ON) - On Monday, July 22, 2019, at approximately 1:26 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police...

“Unbelievable” Birch Island Couple wins $1 Million with Lotto Max Maxmillions

Toronto, ON –  Congratulations to Helen and George Bolduc of Birch Island after winning a $1 million MAXMILLIONS prize in the November 30, 2018...

Swing bridge possibilities shared at public meeting

LITTLE CURRENT - The days of the 106-year-old swing bridge in Little Current as a transportation link are officially numbered, according to...