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...

Rainbow Board drops primary French, parent upset

by Alicia McCutcheonMANITOULIN—As of September of this year, French will only be offered starting in Grade 4, dropping Grades 1 through 3 from the...

Students at Lakeview School to showcase acting skills this Thursday in ‘Cinderella’

by Robin BurridgeM’CHIGEENG—Prepare to be enchanted this Thursday, May 17 as Lakeview School in M’Chigeeng will perform the well-loved tale of ‘Cinderella,’ with the...

Classic School of Dance presents Swan Lake ballet

Jason ForrestThe RecorderM’CHIGEENG—As the audience packed the theatre and took their seats in anticipation for the performance to begin, one could spy under the...

MNR shoots down deer tag allocation proposal

Tom SasvariThe RecorderKAGAWONG—A Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) representative says a proposal to change the antlerless deer tag system to a similar system used...

Residents voice concern with ministry cuts on nuisance bear program

Tom SasvariThe RecorderMANITOULIN—Residents of Manitoulin who have dealt with nuisance bears in their yards are perplexed and upset with the Ministry of Natural Resources...

Lake Kagawong walleye pilot project launched

Tom SasvariThe RecorderMANITOULIN—So far everything has gone well concerning the Lake Kagawong walleye fish hatchery pilot project, spearheaded by Mike Meeker, owner of Meeker’s...

UCCM police officer faces charges after domestic disturbance

M'CHIGEENG--An officer from the United Chiefs and Council Manitoulin (UCCM) Anishnaabe Police is facing a charge of assault after a 2010 domestic assault in...
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