UPDATE: Extreme fire risk across Manitoulin; fire bans in place

MANITOULIN––The Sudbury-Manitoulin District is currently at high to extreme risk for forest fires, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources. The risk will fluctuate...

Assiginack, Norisle Steamship Society settle lawsuit; ship to become new site for Tobermory dives

ASSIGINACK—The lawsuit levelled against the Township of Assiginack by the S.S. Norisle Steamship Society for $10 million dollars has been settled, but at considerable...

One person in hospital with life threatening injuries following fire in Providence Bay

(PROVIDENCE BAY, ON) - On October 12, 2019, at approximately 1:00 p.m., the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Central Manitoulin...

Quick-thinking fuel truck driver averts major highway crash

60 L fuel spill contained quickly GOAT ISLAND - At approximately 11:40 am on Sunday, June 16, several emergency...

Adult male charged with sexual assault of youth

LITTLE CURRENT—On October 22, members of the Manitoulin-Espanola Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachment, with the assistance of the Sudbury OPP Crime Unit, responded to...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police arrest man in the death of Jim Still

(WIKWEMIKONG, ON) - It has been almost one year since the untimely death of Korean war veteran Jim Still of Little Current who died, August 30th, 2017,...

Youth charged following disturbance at MSS

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On Friday, September 14, 2018, at approximately 12:02 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin-Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP),...

Wikwemikong Tribal Police, OPP bust grow-op, net $300K worth of pot

WIIKWEMKOONG--In the early morning hours of September 12, members of the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service, in cooperation with the Ontario Provincial Police Tactical Response...

Extreme Cold Warning: -40 to -50 are expected across much of Northern Ontario...

Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: Blind River - ThessalonEspanola - KillarneyManitoulin Island A multi-day episode...

Social media is all abuzz with rumours of Tim Hortons but Little Current developer...

LITTLE CURRENT - The internet rumour mill was in full production last week when a Facebook user submitted a post in the...

OPP investigating two sexual assaults at Country Fest in Little Current

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2:10 a.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police and the Manitoulin-Sudbury...

Manitoulin OPP investigate sudden death in Meldrum Bay

(MELDRUM BAY, ON) - On Monday, July 22, 2019, at approximately 1:26 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police...