Ontario launches bear management program for urban areas in North

NORTHERN ONTARIO--Ontario is proposing a pilot program that will enhance public safety while offering an effective response to nuisance bear issues in the North....

Little Current Legion draws in large crowd for wreath laying ceremonies

LITTLE CURRENT—The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #177 hall in Little Current was packed to standing room only for Remembrance Day ceremonies on November 11,...

Carver credits methadone program with saving his life

M’CHIGEENG—Christopher Lee Bebonang is a Anishinabe carver of considerable talent, which is self-evident to anyone stepping into the foyer of the Ojibwe Cultural Foundation...

Curtis and Aaron Corbiere honoured as Waubetek Young Entrepreneurs of the Year

LITTLE CURRENT—A fitting venue for the annual 2013 Waubetek Business Awards Gala, the new Manitoulin Hotel and Conference Centre played host to a full...

CC McLean takes on Mission Operation Flat Stanley pen pals

GORE BAY—Grade 4/5 teacher Heather Jefkins has, along with her class of 26, taken on Operation Flat Stanley and Operation Troop Support. The class...

Gemini nominated filmmaker shares powerful film about aboriginal poverty in North Ontario

M’CHIGEENG—Last month, the United Chiefs and Councils of M’Nidoo Mnising (UCCMM) and Kenjgenwin Teg Education Institute (KTEI) hosted the Third World Canada tour in...

Big Buck and Doe Contest a tradition for 22 years

KAGAWONG—Each fall during the white tail deer rifle season, which begins this Monday, November 18, Bridal Veil Esso hosts a contest which is open...

Come share in Kagawong’s Christmas spirit this weekend

KAGAWONG—Once again it is time for Christmas in Kagawong. The annual event takes place next Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23 at the...

Island expat to lecture at US history symposium

SPRINGFIELD—Bill and Marnie Sim of Manitowaning are beaming with pride over the news that their son Ted, born and raised on Manitoulin Island and...

Debajehmujig Storytellers to occupy disputed lands in Manitowaning

MANITOWANING—A letter to Assiginack council, received on September 17, informed the municipality that it has been granted permission to occupy and utilize the vacant...

Cultural leaders gather to explore the industry’s future on Manitoulin Island

LITTLE CURRENT—After two years of intense planning, fund-sourcing and consultation, LAMBAC staged an important symposium on November 9 at the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference...

Enjoy your hunt and stay safe, says OPP

With hunting season fast approaching for Manitoulin Island from Monday, November 18 to Sunday, November 24, 2013 and the with the expected number of...
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