Winner named in Ontario Tourism’s Best of Outdoor Ontario contest trip to Manitoulin Island...

MANITOULIN—Out of thousands of entries, a winner was recently selected to visit Manitoulin Island as part of Ontario Tourism’s ‘The Best of Outdoor Ontario’...

Island teamster and his team dominate at Calgary Stampede heavy horse pull

CALGARY—After getting a taste of ‘the greatest show on earth’ last year, Martin Howard, formerly of the Green Bush, worked his team of Belgians...

Manitoulin Fine Arts Association celebrates Manitoulin Art Tour’s 20th anniversary

 Sunny skies greet art pilgrims on 20th Manitoulin Art Tour MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Fine Arts Association 20th annual Manitoulin Art Tour draws art lovers from across...

Winner named in Ontario Tourism’s Best of Outdoor Ontario contest trip to Manitoulin Island...

MANITOULIN—Out of thousands of entries, a winner was recently selected to visit Manitoulin Island as part of Ontario Tourism’s ‘The Best of Outdoor Ontario’...

Manitoulin Special Olympians bring home gold from national championships

Island athletes win 10 medals VANCOUVER—Manitoulin Special Olympic (MSO) athletes demonstrated amazing talent and sportsmanship at the Special Olympic Canada National Games held earlier this...

Tom Farquhar runs for Elliot Lake mayor

ELLIOT LAKE—Politics runs deep in the Farquhar bloodline and standing on the firing line of public service is the lifeblood of former Carnarvon Township...

Rose’s Recipes

Every spring, as soon as I can, I plant shallots in my garden to use in recipes that call for green onions. Later on...

Whitefish River band member wins Alltech Youth Scientist award

BIRCH ISLAND—The folks at the Whitefish River First Nation have a pretty good reason to be proud of one of their expat members these...

MTA students briefed on local offerings by Island business operators

LITTLE CURRENT—A group of students working at the Manitoulin Tourism Association (MTA) Welcome Centre in Little Current and the Great Spirit Circle Trail took...

Meditation panels installed through dedication service at Little Current United last Sunday

LITTLE CURRENT—“Come and find a quiet centre in the crowded life we lead, find the room for hope to enter, find the frame where...

Northern Ontario School of Medicine seeks input

NORTHERN ONTARIO—The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is seeking the public’s input in developing its next strategic plan for 2015-2020 in order to...

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for: Blind River - Thessalon Espanola - Killarney Manitoulin Island Severe thunderstorm conditions possible - afternoon to evening. Conditions are favourable for the development...