Elementary Teachers’ Federation rep upset with minister’s comments

SUDBURY—The head of the local Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) is upset with comments made by Ontario Education Minister Liz Sandals that Ontario...

Plenty of events to enjoy this fall at Gordon’s Park

TEHKUMMAH--The season is not over yet, there are new fall programs in place at Gordon's Park. Starting on Friday, September 13 the Owl Prowl...

Manitoulin man charged with resisting arrest

SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION--On Saturday, August 31 at 8:46 am, as a result of a request from the Manitoulin Ambulance Service Manitoulin OPP officers attended...

Hockey talk! Larry Leblanc praises new Summit Series book

Some of you may remember that six or seven months ago I penned a rather lengthy article for The Expositor on the 40th anniversary...

Former Island reeves decry threat to Lake Manitou development

To the Expositor: We write as former reeves and Planning Board members to protest schemes by the ministries of natural resources and municipal affairs that...

Planning Board appeals Northeast Town’s zoning decision to OMB

LITTLE CURRENT—The Manitoulin Planning Board has made a formal request for an appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) regarding a bylaw amendment the...

Typical mule style, slow but sure sisters home after 22 years

TEHKUMMAH—When Willie Pegelo’s twin boys, John and Ben Graham, turned nine 26 years ago they were each gifted with their own foal mule, Mildred...

Concerns expressed that draft Official Plan designations may kill Island development

MANITOULIN—The lack of designation of property around Manitoulin Island’s inland lakes as ‘shoreline development’ has the potential to kill future development within Island municipalities...

Nasty letter about autistic child hits close to home for Manitoulin Island families

MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Island parents who have children who are autistic are disgusted about the case involving a letter received by a woman in Newcastle full...

Island mayor optimistic province is listening after AMO conference

MANITOULIN—A Manitoulin mayor said the six ministers who were presented with a paper on the priorities the Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) during...

Rainbow Board signs deal with teachers

SUDBURY—The Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) has agreed to amend its memorandum of understanding to its collective agreement with its secondary and elementary teachers...

OPP ramping up for last summer long weekend of the year

MANITOULIN--With the last of the summer long weekends only days away, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is giving advance notice that they will be...