Ferry dock fire hydrants untested for two years

SOUTH BAYMOUTH—The Owen Sound Transportation Company (OSTC)’s fire hydrants in South Baymouth have not been tested to be in working order for...

Billings All Candidates’ Night draws enthusiastic crowd

by Sharon Jackson KAGAWONG—Candidates vying for Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) trustee, council and mayor of Billings Township faced a packed house at the Park...

MSS Mustang boys begin New Year in B Division play

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Mustangs boys’ hockey team will start the New Year in the B division following a busy end-of-season with back to back hockey. Since...

A military career can be a rewarding experience, says Sgt. Jewell

DRYDEN’S CORNERS—Sergeant Lewis Jewell has been mustered out of the Canadian Armed Forces for five years now, but he still looks back fondly on...

All about bricks and brickwork at Gore Bay Museum

GORE BAY—The history of brick and its use as a building material dates back to the start of civilization. “Brick is one of the oldest...

Local residents take part in packed Mackinac Bridge walk

MACKINAC CITY, MICH. - There were at least two Manitoulin Islanders among the estimated 30,000 people who took part in the 62nd...

Dump truck downs phone, internet and cable April 26

MINDEMOYA - Eastlink technical manager Brad Ham admitted to being a lot more relaxed on Monday afternoon than he was on Friday...

Mackenzie’s Run and Walk fundraiser on July 12

LITTLE CURRENT—Few things hold more terror for a parent than their child’s illness and when that illness proves fatal, terror turns to unimaginable grief....

Greater Sudbury Man Charged with Indecent Acts

In December of 2016, an investigation was conducted by the Criminal Investigations Division with respect to historical criminal and sexual related incidents. The investigation resulted...

Girls and boys at MSS, Wiky High and Espanola schooled in avoidance, mutual aid...

M’CHIGEENG—According to the latest statistics, the danger of sexual assault will follow female children on into adulthood, while for most boys the likelihood of...

Annual golf tournament benefits patients of Manitoulin Central Family Health Team

MINDEMOYA—The fifth annual Manitoulin Central Family Health Team (MCFHT) golf tournament was again a huge success this year. The event was held at the...

Sheshegwaning woman shot dead; her partner faces murder charge

SHESHEGWANING - The community of Sheshegwaning is reeling this week after the news that a resident and young mother was fatally shot...