Winter accidents claim two lives

ESPANOLA—Two separate tragic accidents claimed lives on highways during the icy weather conditions last Friday, one on Highway 6 near Willisville and the other...

Get Ready to Go Snowmobiling Ontario Week

BARRIE—The Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) and its member clubs are celebrating the coming sledding season during Get Ready to Go Snowmobiling Ontario...

Buddy’s proprietor found guilty in Northeast Town sign bylaw case

LITTLE CURRENT—Last Thursday, Justice of the Peace (JP) Darlene Hayden delivered a verdict of guilty in the ongoing case between Buddy’s Liquidation owner Aaron...

Council lowers levy increase, but some worry draft budget too tight

LITTLE CURRENT—Northeast Town staff were pleased to tell to council last week that the levy increase over last year during the 2014 draft budget...

Meeting with Transportation Minister Glen Murray gets mixed reviews

ESPANOLA—Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Mike Mantha said he remains hopeful that a recent meeting he arranged between Ontario Transportation Minister Glen Murray and the mayors of...

Canadian Coast Guard looks to the private sector for buoy management in local waters

MANITOULIN—The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) will be looking to the private sector to take over the management of buoys in the Manitoulin area.“The CCG...

Hydro One plans power outage for November 28

MANITOULIN­­––Central and Western Manitoulin residents will see another hydro outage on Thursday, November 28.Hydro One, in a press release explained that customers in Billings,...

Island resident recalls Philippine community devastated by typhoon

MANITOULIN—Typhoon Haiyan, the super storm that slammed into the Philippines, has left more than 1.9 million victims homeless and the death toll from the...

‘Celebrity chefs’ needed for Community Living Manitoulin cooking school

MINDEMOYA—Individuals within Community Living Manitoulin have been taking part in a cooking class of late. It gives them an opportunity to develop basic cooking...

Gore Bay Theatre to present Norm Foster’s ‘Dear Santa’

GORE BAY—The Gore Bay Theatre (GBT) is presenting Norm Foster’s ‘Dear Santa’ starting Saturday, November 30 and running until Sunday, December 8 at the...

Weengushk feature film ‘Moose River Crossing’ begins film festival circuit

M’CHIGEENG—The Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) recently debuted the school’s first feature film, ‘Moose River Crossing,’ at the imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival in...

‘Exceptional quality’ calves at Livestock Exchange

ASSIGINACK—The Manitoulin Livestock Exchange in Assiginack had another successful sale on November 2, with seven cows, 16 cow/calf pairs, 42 steers and 45 heifers...
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