Fiddles on fire at Bluegrass in the Country this past weekend

PROVIDENCE BAY—After a long, cold and quiet winter, residents of Providence Bay were wondering what all the hubbub was about seeing excess traffic on...

Wasse-Abin Warriors compete in first-ever Spartan Run

CLARINGTON—On Sunday, June 8 in Clarington the Wasse-Abin Warriors conquered the Spartan Super—a 14-kilometre race with 21 obstacles and numerous steep hills to climb.Along...

Wikwemikong community supports young musicians at second annual REZ FEST

WIKWEMIKONG—There were over 350 people in attendance for the second annual REZ FEST last month at the Wikwemikong Thunderdome. The concert featured local musicians...

Espanola hosts Ontario Health Coalition ‘Rock-in’ tour

ESPANOLA—Late last month, Espanola joined the list of 27 communities to play host to ‘Rock-in for Improved Long-Term Care’—an initiative by the Ontario Health...

Zhiibasshaasing band member Mekayla Diehl loses Miss USA pageant, but becomes social media sweetheart...

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA—The family of Mekayla Diehl in Zhiibaahaasing was glued to the television Sunday night as the crowned Miss Indiana USA 2014 competed...

Early Learning Kindergarten students discover the world through art

LITTLE CURRENT—Early Learning Kindergarten students at Little Current Public School are participating in a six-week pilot project that brings artists into the classroom.The early...

Thirty planes to fly into Manitoulin East Airport

MANITOULIN EAST—Airplane buffs are in for a treat this week as 30 planes from across the province and the US are due to drop...

Top Northern Ontario artists featured at Centennial Museum exhibit

SHEGUIANDAH—Over 40 works of art in the Northern Ontario Arts Association (NOAA) 2013-2014 exhibition are on display now at the Centennial Museum of Sheguiandah,...

Power outage planned for this Friday afternoon

MANITOULIN—Hydro One has announced that a power outage will take place on Manitoulin this Friday, June 13 from 3 to 6 pm, affecting 797...

Manitoulin Sea Cadets celebrate 10th anniversary at annual review

LITTLE CURRENT—It was an impressive array of music and precision drills during the 348 Manitoulin Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 10th annual ceremonial review.To...

North Channel cold water comes with extra risks!

MANITOULIN – Personal Floatation Devices (PFD) are rarely found by Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers when recovering deceased boaters in marine incidents. The OPP is shedding...

Manitoulin Planning Board to explore change to weighted vote system

MANITOULIN—Last week, the Manitoulin Planning Board (MPB) carried a motion to explore a weighted vote system—a concept previously proposed to the board by the...
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