Landowner says ‘no’ to providing property for Snowdusters trails

ONTARIO—At least one landowner on Manitoulin Island who has allowed use of his property for snowmobile trails to the Manitoulin Snowdusters Snowmobile Club in...

Centennial Manor to get new air conditioning units by year’s end

MANITOULIN—The cost of installation of needed new air conditioning/heating units at the Manitoulin Centennial Manor prior to the close of 2017 will be borne...

New branding and marketing initiatives unveiled to members at Manitoulin Tourism Association’s annual general...

by Isobel Harry MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Tourism Association (MTA) held its annual general meeting on Wednesday, October 1 in Manitowaning, hosted by Debajehmujig Creation Centre. In...

Trades school slated for Manitoulin Island by summer of 2018

Kenjgewin Teg announces a $1.77M capital expansion for skills, innovation and research centre M’CHIGEENG—Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute (KTEI) has received $1.77 million from Innovation, Science...

Submissions sought for annual Expositor Valentine Poetry Contest

Winning work awarded romantic dinner for two at Island restaurant of choice MANITOULIN—The Expositor is once again holding its annual Valentine Poetry Contest and is...

Santa Claus is coming to Manitoulin!

MANITOULIN—Take a break from Christmas shopping and stuffing stockings to check out the magical Santa Claus Parades on Manitoulin this year. The Northeast Town will...

Providence Bay chicken farmer to appeal tribunal decision

PROVIDENCE BAY­­––Providence Bay chicken farmer Glenn Black, representing the Small Flock Poultry Farmers of Canada (SFPFC), is going to appeal the Appeals Tribunal of...

Police agencies working together to prevent prescription drug abuse

LITTLE CURRENT – When a physician prescribes medication for a patient, it is only intended for that person.  But sometimes when prescriptions lie around unused...

MSS presents Once Upon a Mattress

Check out the musical twist on The Princess and the Pea this week M’CHIGEENG—Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) will be presenting Once Upon a Mattress, a...

Rural Roots presentations propel the past into a heritage-friendly future

GORE BAY—Last Thursday afternoon, the Gore Bay Museum, an established venue for signature cultural events on the Island, hosted two authorities on Canadian historical...

Gore Bay residents to see 1.8 percent decrease to tax rate

By Ashley Whyte GORE BAY—Gore Bay council passed its 2016 budget at its regular meeting on Monday, April 11, marking an expenditure increase of 2.8...

Debajehmujig Storytellers double up at Seed Swap 2017

MANITOWANING—Debajehmujig Storytellers intern Iain Mather has been involved in the Debaj Seed Swap for a couple of years now, first as a Woofer (World...