Liberal Candidate

First Nations leader Charles Fox nominated as Liberal candidate in Algoma-Manitoulin ESPANOLA—Long-time First Nations leader and advocate for Northern communities Charles Fox was nominated on...

Ontario Liberals release Northern Ontario platform

SUDBURY–Last week the Ontario Liberal Party released its plan to build Northern Ontario up by continuing to grow the economy, lowering costs for people...

Ontario Votes 2018 – May 23, 2018

EDITOR’S NOTE: From now until June 6, the day before the Ontario election, this newspaper will pose questions––meaningful to the people of Manitoulin Island––to the...

Islanders pose questions to MPP hopefuls during Expositor’s All Candidates’ Night

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following are the questions from the floor from the May 15 All Candidates’ Night held at Manitoulin secondary School and hosted...

Ontario Votes 2018 – June 6

EDITOR’S NOTE: From now until June 6, the day before the Ontario election, this newspaper will pose questions––meaningful to the people of Manitoulin Island––to...

Assiginack Mayor seeks re-election

MANITOWANING—Assiginack Mayor Paul Moffatt is seeking re-election in the municipal elections taking place this October. “I have signed and forwarded my election nomination papers,” said...

Advance polls open across the Island

MANITOULIN—There are several advance polls for the upcoming June 7 provincial election across the Algoma-Manitoulin riding that stretches from our Island’s south shores and...

Mantha holds Algoma-Manitoulin for NDP

New Democrats now Official Opposition to new Tory government ONTARIO—A jubilant Mike Mantha celebrated with supporters last Thursday evening at Jackleggers Bar and Grill in...

Long time councillor says she will not be running in fall election

GORDON—After 29 years as a councillor in the township of Gordon-Barrie Island, Betty Noble has announced that she will not be putting her name...

Doug Ford addresses Northern issues in teleconference

TORONTO—Newly minted Ontario Progressive Conservative Party leader Doug Ford sat down with Northern Ontario journalists by teleconference last Friday morning to discuss Northern issues...

NDP outline proposed new dental plan

TORONTO—The Ontario NDP chose to announce their new $1.2 billion dental plan on Monday just as the government was delivering the Throne Speech for...

Island politicians exempt from 25 signature regulation

MINDEMOYA—Municipalities with less than 4,000 voters within it are exempt from provincial rules in which those running for municipal election have to collect 25...


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