Mindemoya family shelters homeless lady whose goal is bed in Wikwemikong Nursing Home

MINDEMOYA— She has been the talk of Central Manitoulin for the past few weeks—an elderly woman spotted outside of the Island Foodland, struggling with...

Redrum Motorcycle Club holds its first annual Spirit Island Thunder Run for charity

by Kevin Milne MANITOULIN—The sounds of motorcycles filled the air last Saturday morning in Little Current. Earlier in the morning riders from as far away...

Romantic trip turns into once-in-a lifetime experience

LITTLE CURRENT— When Little Current’s Linda Case headed out on a vacation with her boyfriend Mark Schraeder, she had no idea she was in...

Canada Votes 2015

Starting this week, The Expositor will be posing a weekly question to each candidate in the Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing riding and publishing their responses in our...

M’Chigeeng First Nation’s Anishinaabemowin Gamig Elders Centre officially opens its doors

M’CHIGEENG — It has been a long seven-year journey since the concept of building a special elders centre that would provide a living space...

Her mother’s gift of kidney grants young mom time to raise her child

Kinga Casson encourages ‘Gift of Life’ LITTLE CURRENT — It was during her high school years that Little Current’s Kinga Casson first discovered that something...

M’Chigeeng powwow celebrates 28 years of honoring traditions

M’CHIGEENG—The 28th annual M’Chigeeng First Nation powwow held over the Labour Day weekend was themed ‘Ka Bnaaden daa naa Gdo Anishinaabe-aadziwinaa’ (Honouring Our Traditions). Master...

New OCF exhibit confronts missing and murdered aboriginal women head on

M’CHIGEENG — The Ojibwe Cultural Foundation will be hosting the exhibit ‘Mine is but a tear in a river’ by Simcoe artist Tracey-Mae Chambers...

Gore Bay’s Harbour Centre offers a new cultural hub of fine art and fine...

by Isobel Harry GORE BAY – If Manitoulin’s vigorous arts and culture scene makes your pulse quicken, you’ll want to add Gore Bay’s Harbour Centre to...

Half a century later, quilt returns to West End

WESTERN MANITOULIN— After 55 years, a cherished quilt has returned to Western Manitoulin. When Rev. George Leck, his wife Ginger and their family left...

Wikwemikong hosts second annual Celebration of the Arts Week series

WIKWEMIKONG— The Wiikwemkoong Art Gallery hosted the second annual Celebration of the Arts Week in Wikwemikong, facilitating a series of workshops to highlight the...

Deer Show cements status as an Island institute

MANITOWANING— The crowds attending this year’s Deer Show in Manitowaning were steady and enthusiastic, easily establishing that although a relatively new scene on the...