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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

MSS hosts OFSAA v-ballers

by Stacey Lavallie M’CHIGEENG—Peter Kategiannis, volleyball coach and teacher at Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS), is the convenor of this year’s ‘A’ division Ontario Federation of...

Manitoulin hockey refs in short supply

by Stacey Lavallie MANITOULIN—Two years ago there were roughly 75 hockey referees associated with the Manitoulin Minor Hockey Association (MMHA). Last year, the number dropped...

ATTENTION HUNTERS!

Get a prize buck this week and want to share in our gallery? Send your pic to expositor@manitoulin.ca to be published online in a special...

Manitoulin woman arrives home from medical mission, shares vision of hope

by Robin Burridge SHEGUIANDAH—After raising $5,237, travelling over 12,400 kilometers and spending 16 days in Moshi, Tanzania helping deliver medical attention, Chrissy Wade has returned...

Burt Farm chicken quota request turned down by ag ministry tribunal

by Stacey Lavallie MANITOULIN—The chickens are coming home to roost, but not for Max Burt. Mr. Burt’s appeal to the Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Appeal...

Gay Island teens echo Rick Mercer’s call for acceptance

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first article in a multi-part series examining teen bullying in Manitoulin High schools. This week, The Expositor speaks with...

Manitoulin’s famous deer hunt week starts Monday

MANITOULIN—Hunters will descend on the Island starting next week, as deer hunting season starts on Monday, November 21. The annual hunting season, which can see...

Wiky, Sheg First Nation at odds over Heywood claim

by Alicia McCutcheon MANITOULIN—The Expositor’s chat with re-elected Sheguiandah First Nation Chief Orville Aguonie in the October 26 edition prompted an anonymous note to be...

New MPP Mantha sponsoring bill that would de-tax home heating fuels

QUEEN’S PARK—Newly elected Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Michael Mantha has announced he will be introducing a private member’s bill to remove the tax from home heating...

M’Chigeeng man faces charges of manslaughter in methadone death

M’CHIGEENG—A M’Chigeeng man has been charged in relation to the death of a M’Chigeeng woman this past summer. On July 3, United Chiefs and Council...

Kristina Renwick, age 11, raises $15,000 for new well in Republic of Congo

by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—After one year and a whole lot of work, 11-year-old Kristina Renwick of Little Current has succeeded in her goal of...

Wikwemikong Afghan veterans reflect on Remembrance Day

by Robin Burridge WIKWEMIKONG—Afghanistan veterans, cousins Canadian Armed Forces Corporal Daniel Trudeau and retired Corporal Ian Trudeau were honoured at the traditional Wikwemikong powwow held...