Wiky actor lands plum role in ‘Outlander’ series

Greg Odjig an alumnus of Debajehmujig Storytellers MANITOULIN—Actor Greg Odjig made an interesting discovery as he scanned two...

Hungry black bear boards four boats over three days

HEYWOOD ISLAND—Boaters seeking a quiet anchorage in the sheltered waters of Browning Cove, east of Little Current at Heywood Island, have instead found themselves...

Update: Female fatally shot in Sheshegwaning

(MANITOULIN ISLAND, ON) - On August 25, 2019, at approximately 4:40 a.m., members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service and the Manitoulin Ontario...

Official Haweater Weekend Event Schedule

WEDNESDAY, August 1 6:00 PM TO 8:00 PM • OPP Golden helmets -  Head downtown to watch the Ontario Provincial Police Golden Helmets Precision Motorcycle...

PHSD confirms 2 COVID-19 cases on Manitoulin Island

March 29, 2020, 6:30 p.m. – Public Health Sudbury & Districts is reporting new COVID-19 cases among residents in our service area...

OPP Seek Public Assistance in Locating Missing Male

(WEBBWOOD, ON) - On August 19, 2018, shortly before 1:30 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) from the Espanola Detachment responded to...

Many Gore Bay residents receive hateful Christmas cards in their mailboxes

GORE BAY—Residents of the town of Gore Bay are shocked, outraged, saddened and very disappointed with a spate of hate mail depicting...

Updated: Canada goes on COVID-19 lockdown

Closes borders to non-citizens CANADA - A person could be forgiven for likening Canada’s responses to the global COVID-19...

Northeast Town council approves Tim Hortons site plan agreement

2,745 sq. ft. franchise will be located on Manitowaning Rd LITTLE CURRENT—At the first November meeting of the Northeast...

Billings seeks to close smelt season this year

BILLINGS—In an emergency meeting held on Monday, March 30, Township of Billings council took strong measures seeking to discourage the annual influx of people...

49th edition of Little NHL will proceed next week

MISSISSAUGA - There has been much speculation as to whether the 49th edition of the Little NHL (Native Hockey League) will continue...

Brace for it—winter is coming

LEWISTON, ME - The coming winter is expected to be a ‘polar coaster,’ according to the Canadian Farmers’ Almanac for the year...