Manitoulin fire hazard now ‘extreme’

by Stacey LavallieMANITOULIN—Manitoulin residents are being asked to exercise caution when using anything flammable, whether it’s matches, cigarettes or barbecues, now that an extreme...

Mould again disrupts Gore Bay courthouse

by Alicia McCutcheonGORE BAY—Staff of the Gore Bay courthouse are once again working from different premises as more mould has been discovered.When a leak...

OPP prepared for May long weekend

MANITOULIN--The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will use all available resources this Victoria Day weekend to ensure that Ontario's highways, trails and waterways remain among...

Manitoulin Streams wins national award

Tom SasvariThe RecorderMANITOULIN—Manitoulin Streams will be receiving another prestigious national award, after having been chosen for a National Recreational Fisheries Award from the Department...

FONOM supports Island municipalities’ concerns on 1990 land claim process

Tom Sasvari with files fromStacey LavallieThe RecorderEVANSVILLE—The Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) has endorsed a motion passed earlier this year by the Manitoulin...

OPP stats show Burpee and Mills Township low on crime

Jason ForrestThe RecorderEVANSVILLE—Statistics provided by the Manitoulin Ontario Provincial Police show that in 2011, the township of Burpee and Mills had zero criminal offences,...

More mould found in Gore Bay courthouse

Tom SasvariThe RecorderGORE BAY—The discovery of mould is once again plaguing operations at the Gore Bay courthouse.Gail Hunter, union representative of the Ontario Public...

Fire hazard puts damper on long weekend fireworks

by Stacey LavallieMANITOULIN--It's going to be a sunny and warm long weekend, according to Weather Canada, setting the stage for the perfect first long...


The emissary of the Grand Haw himself (Jim Smith) was on hand at the Park Centre in Kagawong this past weekend to declare author...

Although Lake Manitou shows spiny water flea infestation, biologist says lake ‘reasonably healthy’

by Alicia McCutcheonLAKE MANITOU—Preliminary results are out from last summer’s broad scale monitoring study on Manitoulin’s largest body of water, Lake Manitou, showing the...

Ten-year-old Prov youth toils in magazine biz

by Robin BurridgePROVIDENCE BAY—Ten-year-old Graham Krupp has succeeded in what many individuals in the literary world strive to do their whole careers—he has published...

MMA resolution of concern about land claim agreement receives Northern support

by Stacey LavallieNORTH BAY—The decision of the provincial government to “download its responsibilities” to the municipalities in regards to the still unresolved 1990 land...


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