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Monday, November 11, 2019

Council denies request for extension of timeline for Old School Repurposing Committee to explore...

MINDEMOYA—Central Manitoulin council has denied a request to extend the mandate of the Mindemoya Old School Repurposing Committee (MOSRC) for five years...

Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund will continue for 2020

ONTARIO—Ontario municipalities, including those on Manitoulin Island will be pleased with the news that the Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF) is being...

Planners share proposal for Central multi-use complex

MINDEMOYA—Tulloch Engineering held an open meeting at the community hall in Mindemoya on October 18 for the feasibility and scoping of the...

District Services budget will see slight increase to municipalities

ESPANOLA—The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board (DSB) has passed its 2020 budget, which will see a small increase to its member municipalities.

Planning Board wishes to share concerns with province on Lake Kagawong development capacity

GORE BAY—The Manitoulin Planning Board (MPB) wants the province to prove, with data, its concerns that Lake Kagawong is at development capacity.

Coach looks for strong season from girls’ hockey team

M’CHIGEENG—Despite a loss in its first official preseason game of the season this past Monday, the coach of the Manitoulin Secondary School...

Misery Bay Provincial Park intern report shows park draws large number of visitors

MISERY BAY—Misery Bay Provincial Park continues to draw a large number of visitors to the park every year, not just from around...

Volunteers, staff serve nursing home ladies with special breakfast

GORE BAY—Thanks to staff and volunteers of the Manitoulin Lodge Nursing Home in Gore Bay, female residents in the nursing home will...

New Gore Bay CAO resigns

GORE BAY—The Town of Gore Bay is going to be looking for a new CAO, after receiving the resignation of its former...

Islanders warned to be wary of potentially deadly blastomycosis

MINDEMOYA—As Manitoulin Island is an endemic area, or susceptible to where cases of blastomycosis cases have been found, it is imperative that...

DSB allows for negotiations on sale of Woods Lane to Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services

ESPANOLA—The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board (DSB) has passed a motion allowing for its CAO to negotiate a transfer and sale of the...

Grass carp population control victory announced at state of Lake Huron conference

GEORGIAN BAY—Georgian Bay Great Lakes Foundation has, for three years, been urging the United States to take steps to stop invasive grass...