Manitoulin Lodge resident presented with Making a Difference Award

GORE BAY—Jimmy Howard has been presented with the “Making a Difference Award” for his efforts and in recognition of his contributions to make the...

MNR encourages Ontarians to buy locally-grown trees

ONTARIO—You can’t deck the halls without the perfect Christmas tree. Every kid knows that’s where Santa puts the presents. For adults, it’s the fragrant...

CMPS students boast new instruments thanks to Parent Council, Lions Club

MINDEMOYA—The students at Central Manitoulin Public School were very excited to receive three new trombones through the generosity of the Parent School Council and...

Seniors display talents at art and book sale

LITTLE CURRENT—Members of the Manitoulin Centennial Manor art class spent much of the last few weeks preparing for the Manor Art Show and Sale,...

Northeast Town council meets with planners to develop own Official Plan

LITTLE CURRENT— The Northeast Town council met with Sarah Vereault, a planner with J.R. Richards and Associates Limited,  to review the process and discussions...

Vandals suspected in McLean’s Mountain wind farm project spill

LITTLE CURRENT––Northland Power Inc. is claiming that vandals may be behind a recent spill at one of its directional boring sites as part of...

Second seniors conference to focus on Elder Abuse

by Michael Erskine MANITOWANING—Elder abuse, it is the elephant in the room and fittingly that is the title of a series of seniors’ conferences being...

Manitoulin hosts annual Northern Victim Services Conference

Three-year event focuses on raising awareness and taking action LITTLE CURRENT—The annual Northern Victim Services Conference was hosted by the Manitoulin Northshore Victim Services at...

Health Network and partners collaborate on first phase of a new model to transfer...

MANITOULIN—A patient-focused model to help get Northerners to and from their community hospital for non-urgent health care appointments at larger hospital referral centres will...

Two positions up for grabs in M’Chigeeng October by-election

M’CHIGEENG—The M’Chigeeng First Nation has eight candidates for two positions on council, which will be decided in an October 29 by-election. Nominations are now closed...

Manitoulin experiences the very real magic of Christmas

MANITOULIN—Little Current Public School (LCPS), Central Manitoulin Public School (CMPS), Assignack Public School (APS) and C.C. McLean Public School (CCMC) joined together this year...

Senior Ladies’ Charity Golf Tournament celebrates 10 years

ASSIGINACK-- Ten years ago, a committee of seven woman (Evelyn Corbiere, Pat Kay, Sue Kolari, Viviane Lafreniere, Barb Poulton, Shirley Sharp and Lor Trudeau)...