Record crowds enjoy 53rd Annual Wikwemikong Cultural Festival

WIKWEMIKONG—You couldn’t have asked for better weather at the Wikwemikong powwow this year as the gentle cloud cover and slight breeze combined with moderate...

Island farmers alarmed by beef being eliminated from Canada’s Food Guide

SPRING BAY—There was a great deal of information to be had at the joint Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Manitoulin Cattleman’s Association (MCA)...

Sheshegwaning hosts 24th annual powwow

SHESHEGWANING—There was a real family welcoming atmosphere at the annual Sheshegwaning First Nation Powwow held this past weekend. The community celebrated its 24th annual...

Decoration Day observance draws stalwart crowd to Memorial Gardens

SPRING BAY—Braving light rains on Sunday, many gathered at the Manitoulin District Cenotaph to mark Decoration Day on June 5 and the many contributions...

Salmon Classic starts Saturday

MANITOULIN—If you want to see Expositor Salmon Classic founder Dave Patterson get animated, just mention the word alewife to him. The baitfish and all-round...

Little Current Royal Canadian Legion launches annual Poppy Campaign

MANITOULIN—Across Canada last Friday the Royal Canadian Legion launched its annual Poppy Campaign. Locally, Northeast Town Mayor Al MacNevin signed the Poppy Proclamation with...

Sixth Annual Fishing Derby sees record winner

WIKWEMIKONG—The first face you see entering the Bayside Resort grounds in Wikwemikong on your way to the 6th Annual Wikwemikong Ice Fishing Derby is...

Assiginack Pumpkin Festival a Manitoulin first

ASSIGINACK—The Municipality of Assiginack is gearing up to host its first ever Pumpkin Festival on Sunday, October 26 from 11 am to 3 pm...

Gore Bay Theatre productions are a must-see

GORE BAY—The new format of the Gore Bay Theatre for this season—five one-act plays as part of its showing of ‘Love and Laughter’ and...

Consultants outline pros, cons of bridge replacement options

LITTLE CURRENT - Engineers and consultants working on the future plans for the Little Current crossing of Highway 6 across the North...

Manitoulin Special Olympics hosts annual regional softball tournament

MINDEMOYA - The competition was fierce with the games being very close, and the smiles ample’ as Manitoulin Special Olympics (MSO) hosted...

Community stitching project has Sudbury debut SUDBURY—Some 15 Island friends and admirers of Manitoulin textile artist Judy Martin were part of the large throng that attended last Saturday’s opening of...
Little Current
broken clouds
8.6 ° C
9 °
8.3 °
57 %
75 %
9 °
10 °
10 °
7 °
9 °