Manitoulin Arts and Culture Council celebrates first anniversary

KAGAWONG—The Manitoulin Arts and Cultural Council (MACC) has passed a seminal milestone and will be marking its first anniversary with a celebratory meeting at...

Green Bay farmer will fight four federal, provincial wildlife charges

Says he had permission from MNRF minister to shoot nuisance birds GREEN BAY—It may have taken four charges to be levelled against him by a...

Turbines down while Hydro One completes grid work

MCLEANS MOUNTAIN—The 24-turbine Northland Power wind farm atop McLean’s Mountain has been still as of late but the wind farm manager assures the public...

Norisle group’s fundraiser begins $18.5 million quest

To refurbish and refit historic steamship for active service MANITOWANING BAY—It was 40 years ago that the S.S. Norisle sailed into Manitowaning Bay, making the...

Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing unmatched, Carol Hughes tells the House

OTTAWA–Sportfishing is an essential part of the tourism economy in Canada and even more important for Northern Ontario, according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes. Ms....

Northeast Town names Cameron Spec as the 2015 Senior of the Year

LITTLE CURRENT—The Northeast Town council presented Cameron Spec with a special certificate last week recognizing him as the municipality’s 2015 Senior of the Year. “Mr....

Manitoulin Central FHT renos near completion

Both hospital sites to undergo further changes MANITOULIN—As the Manitoulin Central Family Health Team ( FHT ) Capital Expansion Project nears completion, further changes at...

East Algoma (Elliot Lake) OPP Request Assistance

ELLIOT LAKE, ON – The East Algoma OPP is requesting the assistance of the public regarding an assault with a weapon investigation. On June 15, 2015...

André Robichaud named Conservative candidate in Algoma‐Manitoulin‐Kapuskasing

KAPUSKASING, ON– Today André Robichaud was named the Conservative candidate in Algoma-­‐Manitoulin-­‐Kapuskasing for the October federal election. Robichaud, an economic development professional, announced this...

Make a Joyful Noise concert will honour memory, raise funds for MSS bursary

LITTLE CURRENT— The Outreach Committee of the Little Current United Church is hosting an evening of song on Sunday, June 21 at 7 pm...

Walk for Alzheimer’s unites Islanders to help raise awareness

LITTLE CURRENT— The Alzheimer Society Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay Districts held walks throughout its Northern district including Little Current this past Sunday, in conjunction with...

Recommendations focus on improved health and economy for First Nations , educational thrust for...

OTTAWA—The historic Truth and Reconciliation Commission ( TRC ) Report delivered it’s preliminary executive summary (a condensed report on Canada’s residential school system that...