Gore Bay Santa Claus Parade

A total of 18 floats were entered in the annual Gore Bay Santa Claus Parade held last Saturday. Judged as the best entry overall...

Stewardship Council applauds decision by International Joint Commission as first step to increasing Great...

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—A member of the water committee of the Manitoulin Area Stewardship Council calls a recent decision by the International Joint Commission (IJC)...

Lake Mindemoya in consideration for fish hatchery pilot project

Tom Sasvari The Recorder EVANSVILLE—The United Fish and Game Clubs of Manitoulin (UFGCM) are hoping that by using the same fish-raising technology currently in use at...

Gore Bay council not found in contravention of code of conduct, commissioner says

Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORE BAY—A report from the Integrity Commissioner of the Corporation of the Town of Gore Bay to town council has found that...

Both sides of debate respond to wind farm assessment

by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—Community members both for and against wind energy have begun reviewing and preparing letters to submit to the Ministry of Environment...

Girls’ high school hockey growing but still skating in the boys’ shadow

by Stacey Lavallie MANITOULIN—If Mike Meeker, coach of the Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) girls’ hockey team, had his way, the girls’ team would have an...

Little Current hotel on track for June opening

by Stacey Lavallie LITTLE CURRENT—Kevin Eshkawkogan stands on what will be one of the first-floor suites in the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference Centre, overlooking the...

Central considers sea containers for storage use, but no bylaw yet

by Tom Sasvari MINDEMOYA—Central Manitoulin is looking at a proposed bylaw for portable storage units and sea containers, which are currently prohibited in the town,...

Christmas ornament fundraising campaign

Senior kindergarten students from Charles C. McLean Public School have joined together with Dean’s Valu-Mart in Gore Bay once again this year on the...

Hunter pans MNR response to proposal on deer tag allocation

Tom Sasvari The Recorder KAGAWONG—A Kagawong resident is very disappointed in the response he has received from the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) on his proposal...

Aquaculture Association to work with Vale on unique underground fish hatchery

Tom Sasvari The Recorder EVANSVILLE—As part of its partnerships with other groups to enhance fishing opportunities in the area, the Northern Ontario Aquaculture Association (NOAA) has...

Courthouse close to reopening

Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORE BAY—Infrastructure Ontario has confirmed that the Gore Bay courthouse will be ready for re-occupancy by the end of next week. Brendan Crawley,...