Wiikwemkoong man sustains severe beating in home invasion

WIIKWEMKOONG—A 24-year-old man is recovering at Health Sciences North in Sudbury following a home invasion and assault that took place in the early morning...

Sexual assault survivor begins her advocacy for victims’ rights

Expositor gains exclusive interview following assailant’s sentencing last Thursday GORE BAY—It must be hard to live up to a name like Destiny. You would be...

20-year-old woman dies following fatal ferry jump

SOUTH BAYMOUTH - On June 21, at approximately 11:26 pm officers from the Manitoulin and Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachments...

Anishinabek Nation mourns the loss of Grandmother Water Walker Josephine Mandamin

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (February 22, 2019)— The Anishinabek Nation mourns the passing of our Grandmother, our Water Commissioner, our kind and gentle Water Protector, Biidaasige...

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...