Boom truck tips, Massey man dies

by Alicia McCutcheonOn Thursday, June 21, at approximately 3 pm at Dad’s Sales and Service in Ice Lake, Mr. Gatchell was at the West...

The Algo Centre Mall disaster – A first-hand account from the last to leave

by Alicia McCutcheonELLIOT LAKE—Thoughts are with the people of Elliot Lake this week as they struggle to come to terms with tragedy after a...

Wikwemikong grannies continue anti-drug protest

by Alicia McCutcheonLead grandmother Marian Peltier contacted The Expositor Monday, sharing that the grandmothers will be staked out at the baseball park until Friday...

It’s great to be eh Canadian! Canada Day weekend roundup

by Robin BurridgeMANITOULIN—With the Canada Day weekend just around the corner, Manitoulin communities across the Island have a wide variety of activities planned to...

Islanders honoured with Diamond Jubilee medals

Tom SasvariThe RecorderDoctor John F. (Jack) Bailey of Little Current and Doug Smith of Gore Bay were recipients of these prestigious medals.“Dr. Bailey had...

Rainbow Board, MSS scores remain stable in EQAO results

Tom SasvariThe RecorderSUDBURY—Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) and Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) results in this year’s Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), show a...

Island hockey players receive major award

Tom SasvariThe RecorderSUDBURY—The Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves midget team, which includes three players originally from Manitoulin, have won a major award.The Wolves team took...

Town council agrees in principle to accept land for seniors housing units

Tom SasvariThe RecorderGORE BAY—The dream of a new seniors housing complex unit in Gore Bay is getting a little closer to reality, after council...

Wiky drug issues prompt grandmothers’ protest, lead to resignation of band chief – Tough...

by Alicia McCutcheonLast Tuesday, June 12, The Expositor received a call from Marjorie Beaudry, whose son-in-law, a black man living on the reserve and...

Wiky drug issues prompt grandmothers’ protest, lead to resignation of band chief – Council...

by Alicia McCutcheonBeginning early Thursday evening, the protestors began to block traffic for all those trying to come to or leave Wikwemikong, demanding that...

M’Chigeeng powers up!

by Stacey LavallieThe special day, Friday, June 15, began at 5:30 am with a sunrise ceremony beneath the eastern turbine and ended more than...

Large B.C. farm group buying land on Island

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Expositor is exploring changes in farming practices on Manitoulin in a series called Buying the Farm. Many Island farms are being...

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