Patsy Corbiere returned as chief in AOK

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—The Aundeck Omni Kaning band elections on August 30 saw Chief Patsy Corbiere returned to office along with Mike Abotossaway, Ryan Corbiere,...

Wikwemikong continues to encourage the arts through new dance studio

WIKWEMIKONG—Wikwemikong is encouraging healthy lifestyles through the new Mnamaadzawin (living the good life) Centre for Fitness, as well as continuing to support and grow...

End of season M’Chigeeng powwow always a fan favourite

M’CHIGEENG—Despite the rain that made a change of venues necessary for part of the event, it didn’t dampen the spirits of all those who...

Best of Outdoor Ontario contest winners experience the best of the North during Manitoulin...

MANITOULIN—A group from Michigan had a once-in-a lifetime experience last month after winning Ontario Tourism’s The Best of Outdoor Ontario contest and travelling to...

Island Alpacas offers locally made products through farm store

LITTLE CURRENT—Just outside of Little Current, located on Morphet’s Sideroad, Manitoulin’s newest alpaca farm has emerged, Island Alpacas and Carding Mill, owned by Heather...

Island chef to be featured on new Cottage Life cooking show this fall

STRATFORD—Erin (nee Cuthbertson) Delarge, who hails from Providence Bay, will be featured in Cottage Life’s new television show ‘Dining INNvasion’ this fall, which filmed...

Significant rainfall potential today into Saturday

Special weather statement in effect for: Blind River - Thessalon Espanola - Killarney Manitoulin Island Significant rainfall potential today into Saturday. A complex low pressure system over the Southern...

School buses back in action with precious cargo on board

MANITOULIN – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Manitoulin Detachment remind motorists that area students will be back in school on September 3,...

CUPW to hold new meeting in Gore Bay on Canada Post service changes

by Isobel Harry with files from Lori Thompson GORE BAY—The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) Local 612 (Sudbury) will hold a meeting in Gore...

Joseph Maxwell brings home bling from Nationals

LANGLEY, BC—Evansville athlete Joseph Maxwell has done it again, bringing home two gold medals from the Legion National Youth Track and Field Championships in...

North Shore history made with naming of Heather Wilson as first female federal Liberal...

SPANISH—On a sunny Saturday afternoon last weekend, history was made in this North Shore community when Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing Liberals met to formally confirm Heather Wilson...

Dawson Citizens group in negotiations to take over the Mississagi Lighthouse

MELDRUM BAY—The Dawson Citizen’s Improvement Association (DCIA) is “in discussions” with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regarding the transfer of the Mississagi...