34th annual Terry Fox Run this weekend on the Island in Little Current and...

MANITOULIN—Hundreds of thousands of people across Ontario are expected to participate in the Terry Fox Run this Sunday, September 14, including right here on...

Women to unite and connect at first annual Wikwemikong Women’s Gathering this week

WIKWEMIKONG—Wikwemikong will be hosting a Women’s Gathering this upcoming Friday, September 12 to Sunday, September 13 at the South Bay Community Centre.“Myself and a...

New Manitoulin Official Plan still in limbo as planning board waits for more answers

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Planning Board (MPB) is continuing to work with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) to develop the new Official Plan...

Participants, donations needed for Island Parkinson SuperWalk

MINDEMOYA—Next Thursday, September 18, the Manitoulin Parkinson support group will again be hosting the Parkinson SuperWalk, raising money, awareness and “celebrating everyday heroes who...

Assiginack supports change to Planning Board voting

ASSIGINACK—Following the August meeting of the Manitoulin Planning Board (MPB) and a tie vote on the weighted voting proposal put forward by the Northeast...

Central Manitoulin donates to MHC fundraising campaign

MINDEMOYA—The Municipality of Central Manitoulin has made a significant donation towards the Manitoulin Health Centre, Mindemoya hospital site, and its Sweet Slumbers campaign.“We had...
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Manitowaning Fall Fair filled with fun, fur and frolic

MANITOWANING—The Manitowaning Fall Fair has been going strong for more than 138 years and as Northern Ontario’s longest continually running agricultural fair it continues...

The art of fibre: Island inspires the sewn works of Lynda Noe on exhibition...

GORE BAY—An exhibition now on in Gore Bay’s Harbour Centre gallery displays the work of two artists who work in very different media, yet...

Night hiking: Take a walk on the dark side at Gordon’s Park

by Lori ThompsonTEHKUMMAH—Let’s face it. The nights here on Manitoulin Island can be dark, very dark. Humans don’t have very good night vision and...

Reg Leeson Named Tehkummah 2014 Senior of the Year

TEHKUMMAH—Reg Leeson thought he was attending a going away dinner for his grandson at Garden’s Gate restaurant in Tehkummah on August 19. As it...

Over a 100 fish caught at the third annual Providence Bay Fishing Derby

PROVIDENCE BAY—There were 44 participants and 109 fish reeled in at the third annual Providence Bay Fishing Derby late last month.“It was a phenomenal...

Chief Madahbee demands inquiry into missing, murdered and traded women

NIPISSING FIRST NATION—Anishinabek Nation leaders are urging the Council of the Federation to put pressure on the Harper government to call an inquiry into...
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