Regional OPP billing model meeting leaves unanswered questions for Northeast Town

Mayor Al MacNevin hopes 2015 bill will shed light on unknown costs ONTARIO—Northeast Town Mayor Al MacNevin hoped that the regional meeting he attended last...

Kagawong Canine Social Club hosts annual Bark in the Park

by Sharon JacksonKAGAWONG—Sunny skies welcomed canines of all sizes and breeds and their owners at Bark in the Park held at the Island’s only...

Northeast Town supports proposed sewer line easement

Project moves forward without planning board consent LITTLE CURRENT—The Northeast Town council carried a motion last week stating that it has “no concern with the...

West End quarry topic of new Manitoulin Island history book

MELDRUM BAY—The Meldrum Bay Historical Society hosted a book launch last month for Shirley Hoskins’ new book, ‘The South Shore Quarry’s Contribution to Canadian...

Ride Away Stigma cyclist visits Assiginack Public School classes

by Heather PennieMANITOWANING—When Danielle Berman rode her bicycle up to Assiginack Public School last Thursday, she brought with her a powerful message. Her message...

Lakeview students do their part to aid in monarch conservation

by Betty BardswichM’CHIGEENG—Monarch butterflies are well known throughout the world, not only for their distinctive orange and black colouring, but also for the fact...

Exploration of Sheguiandah site proves popular

SHEGUIANDAH—The tiny hamlet of Sheguiandah appears an unlikely candidate for an industrial centre today, but for several thousand years the unusual properties of the...

Manitoulin’s sewing and stitching scene stages stunning fall shows

Monumental Quilt of Belonging comes to Manitowaning MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Island is home to several quilting groups, large and small, and their shows this fall provide excellent...

Crystal Shawanda follows her heart into the blues

EDITOR’S NOTE: Since homegrown Manitoulin star Crystal Shawanda began her annual homecoming concerts at Wikwemikong, Ms. Shawanda and The Expositor have had a yearly...

Manitoulin Transport acquires Westcan division

EDMONTON—Manitoulin Transport has acquired the less-than-truckload (LTL) and van freight business of Westcan Freight Systems. The RTL-Westcan Group of Companies serves customers across western...

Public engagement campaign launchs to stop the spread of phragmites

ONTARIO—A new campaign has been launched, Stop The Invasion, aimed at engaging the public and stopping the spread of phragmites reed, especially around the...

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...
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