Drain appeal to be heard at November Court of Revision

MINDEMOYA—With at least one appeal to be made concerning proposed assessments in the McDonald-Bond system drain project, and a court of revision date already...

Sandfield residents upset with lowering of Manitou River levels

MANITOULIN—Two Sandfield residents have voiced their strong concerns over the lowering of lake levels by the Ministry of Natural Resources recently, claiming that lowering...

Moose Hunt Enforcement Blitz Leads to Charges and Seizures of Animals

Ministry of Natural Resources conservation officers laid almost 160 charges and seized illegally harvested animals, including 29 moose, during an enforcement blitz in the...

Drug search warrant results in arrests in Espanola

ESPANOLA – On October 24, 2012, members of the OPP Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Sudbury Drug Enforcement Unit in partnership with the Espanola Police...

Increased assessment of Island properties reflect true values

Actual values to be phased in over four years MANITOULIN—With 2012 assessments from the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) making their way into Island residences,...

NHL Players’ Assoc. donate five sets of goalie equipment to Manitowaning Minor Hockey

MANITOWANING—The Manitowaning Minor Hockey Association announced a donation of five brand new sets of hockey goalie equipment, courtesy of the National Hockey League Players’...

WWI Military Medal repatriated

Manitoulin responds generously to call for donations SOUTH BAYMOUTH—Islanders can give themselves a pat on the back. Thanks to the generous pledges that rolled into...

Michael’s Bay Society fears for historic cemetery sites in pioneer village

TEHKUMMAH––Local history buff and amateur archeologist Doug Tracy and his colleagues on the Michael’s Bay Historical Society are concerned about the fate of several...

‘Blessed Kateri’ elevated to sainthood

ROME––In a solemn ceremony held before 80,000 members of the Roman Catholic faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square in Rome, including several worshippers from...

Members, stakeholders get sneak peek at abattoir

PROVIDENCE BAY—The Manitoulin Island Community Abattoir (MICA) was opened up last Friday to allow members and stakeholders a sneak peek of the facility prior...

Cockburn reeve says council will find resolution with NCC

COCKBURN ISLAND—The reeve of Cockburn Island feels that township council will be able to work with the community and the Nature Conservancy of Canada...

Central Manitoulin council raising alarm on assessments

MINDEMOYA—Central Manitoulin council is requesting that officials with the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) attend an upcoming meeting after concerns were raised by residents...
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