Local snowfall amounts up to 25 cm possible Wednesday

Snow squall watch in effect for: Espanola - KillarneyManitoulin Island Lake effect snow squalls expected Wednesday.Lake...

Ontario preserves additional Northern riding on the provincial electoral map

NORTHERN ONTARIO—Ontario is taking steps to ensure that Northern Ontarians have a strong voice in the provincial legislature. If passed, the Electoral Boundaries Act, 2015...

Town nominates Fish and Game Club for provincial award

GORE BAY—The Town of Gore Bay is in the process of nominating the Gore Bay Fish and Game Club (GBFGC) for an Ontario Lieutenant...

Services Board renters could see big increase to rent

ESPANOLA—Some families within the Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board (DSB) catchment area could see an increase to their rent soon. The DSB is looking at...

Billings council calls for OPP helicopter to be returned to Sudbury base

MANITOULIN—Billings township council has given its support to having the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) helicopter returned to Sudbury. This falls in line with a...

$1,000 fine for illegal deer hunt

GORE BAY––A Sudbury man has been fined $1,000 for an illegal deer hunt. Howard Morrison pleaded guilty and was fined $1,000 for hunting white tailed-deer...

Northeast Town council rejects Taxpayers’ Association budget cut suggestions

LITTLE CURRENT—Prior to the Northeast Town council reviewing the final version of the municipal 2014 draft budget, which will be taken to the public...

OPP reminds motorists to keep our roads safe as winter sets in

With the winter season well under way, the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind all motorists to be...

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal – CYCLING SAFETY IS EVERYONE’S RESPONSIBILITY

(MANITOULIN, ON) – Cycling can be enjoyed safely when you understand the rules of the road and practise proper safety and handling techniques. Outdoor...

Energy costs continue to be a concern across the North

KAPUSKASING—The Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) continues to be concerned about the impacts of energy costs on the Northern Ontario economy. The issue...

Northeast council approves changes to burning bylaw

New fines could cost bylaw breachers up to $450 LITTLE CURRENT—If you want to have a backyard fire this summer in Little Current, you better...

Mustang girls boast strong season, but won’t move on to finals

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Secondary School Mustang girls’ hockey team have had a great season, but after a tough best-of-three series against Bishop Alexander Carter Catholic...