All Ontario turtles are now at risk 

ONTARIO—This World Turtle Day, take a moment to remember the midland painted turtle. The colourful reptile is a familiar sight along shorelines and in...

Greyhound cancels Northern Ontario routes west of Sudbury

Whitefish, McKerrow, Espanola, Webbwood, Massey and all Northern stops to cease ONTARIO—Greyhound Canada announced Monday that due to a decrease in ridership of 41 percent...

M’Chigeeng First Nation citizen to receive Indspire award

CALGARY—Dianne Corbiere, a lawyer from M’Chigeeng First Nation is among a group of individuals to be recognized with national 2019 Indspire Awards. The awards,...

Cancellation of GreenON program upsets MPP Mantha

QUEEN’S PARK—During Question Period Monday, NDP MPP Michael Mantha demanded answers from the Doug Ford government on the cancellation of the Green Ontario Fund. “This...

Bird Construction Inc. selected by province to build new OPP buildings

MISSISAUGA—Bird Construction Inc. (Bird) has announced that it has been selected by Infrastructure Ontario, the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services and the...

Eric Wohlberg inducted into the Canadian Cycling Hall of Fame

MILTON—There is no mistaking the pride in the voices of Elwood and Marilyn Wohlberg of Manitowaning as they talk about Elwood’s son Eric Wohlberg...

NOHFC invests in Manitoulin Island agriculture

MANITOULIN—Ontario, through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC), is investing $15.6 million in 27 agriculture projects in Northern Ontario, including two on Manitoulin Island. Sheguiandah First...

Ministry Enforces 21-Day Camping Limit on Crown Land

ONTARIO--Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry conservation officers remind campers of the 21-day camping limit on Crown land. Canadian residents may camp for free on...

Young rower qualifies for British Columbia summer games

VICTORIA—A young British Columbia rowing athlete who has family ties to Manitoulin Island and is a regular summer visitor has qualified for the British...

FONOM calls for changes to proposed firefighter regulations

PARRY SOUND—The Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) has raised its concerns over proposed new firefighter regulations and is calling on the province to...

New leaner Ontario “People’s Government” cabinet sworn in

TORONTO—Ontario Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford was sworn in as Ontario’s 26th premier with a much smaller cabinet than his Liberal predecessor. The new...

MP Hughes addresses CRTC in support of Weather Network

OTTAWA—People in Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing and across Northern Ontario rely on weather forecasting that is both accurate and readily available, which is why they have learned...
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