Manor’s PSW hours unreduced

MANITOULIN—In an emergency meeting of the Manitoulin Centennial Manor board last week, called by board Chair Paul Moffat, the board reviewed the 2016 draft...

Assiginack’s Candy Cane Contest is back for Christmas

ASSIGINACK—For the second year, Assiginack is hosting its fun candy cane contest. Twenty two-foot candy canes are hidden all over the township. This year two...

Assiginack Council uneasy with Norisle grant application

MANITOWANING—Following a special meeting of Assiginack council held Thursday, November 19, council members expressed concern with applying for a grant from the Ministry of...

Noojmowin Teg welcomes new Child Poverty Task Force coordinator

MANITOULIN—The Noojmowin Teg Health Centre is welcoming a new Child Poverty Task Force Coordinator, Kristin Bickell of Little Current. “The Child Poverty Task Force was...

Gordon’s Park Eco Resort recognized by Camping ON

TEHKUMMAH—Gordon’s Park Eco Resort co-owner Rita Gordon now has two shiny trophies to gaze upon as she sits at her desk finishing up the...

Eritrean refugee Q and A

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a detailed list of commonly asked questions with answers researched and written by Sarah Quackenbush, a member of the...

Outgoing bishop mandates Birch Island DOS

BIRCH ISLAND—In his last official act as Bishop of the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie Jean Louis Plouffe mandated Dianne Musgrove of Whitefish River...

Next generation of trappers are inspired through youth course

MANITOULIN—This year marked the fourth annual youth trappers course which teaches Manitoulin youth the skills needed to become trappers thanks to funding from the...

Health Unit, Expositor plan cooperative Blasto education

MANITOULIN— Following last week’s editorial, ‘Health unit must step up to shine a light on blastomycosis ,’ calling on the Sudbury and District Health...

Manor board chair resists idea of cutting PSW hours

Story update Manor board cancels PSW hour reduction for 2016 MANITOULIN—In an emergency meeting of the Manitoulin Centennial Manor board yesterday (Tuesday, December 1), called by...

Brent St. Denis recalls the same-sex marriage debate of 10 years ago

M’CHIGEENG— Brent St. Denis was the Liberal Member of Parliament for the riding of Algoma-Manitoulin in 2005 when Bill C-38, the Civil Marriage Act,...

Gore Bay Curling Club hosts rocking fundraiser for Manitoulin Special Olympics curling athletes

GORE BAY— The Gore Bay Curling Club hosted a bonspiel this past weekend to raise funds for several Manitoulin Special Olympic (MSO) athletes that...