M’Chigeeng First Nation receives Trillium funding for sport worker

ONTARIO––The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) has announced new investments in non-profits and charities across Ontario, including funding for the M’Chigeeng First Nation. With OTF...

Espanola hands Batchewana first CIHL loss in 1-0 shootout loss

ESPANOLA - Cole Braney and Andrew Demarco each scored in the shootout and goalie Trevor Kalinowski stopped two shots as the Espanola Rivermen...

Mustangs hope to stable Espanola at Friday Little Current home opener

LITTLE CURRENT—Fans of Manitoulin Secondary School hockey rejoice! The Mustang men are back in action for another hockey season (4 and 1 in the...

Olympic women’s hockey players visit Manitoulin to inspire female athletes

M’CHIGEENG—M’Chigeeng First Nation hosted a series of hockey workshops last week for Island female hockey players led by two time Olympic gold medalists Cheryl...

Manitoulin Basketball Association seeks to up Island game

M’CHIGEENG—Although sports enthusiast Dave Carr keeps a close eye on his day job, running his landscaping company C & C Lawn and Landscape, he...

Espanola Rivermen rely on balanced scoring to secure first-ever CIHL win

ESPANOLA – A strong opening period carried the hometown Espanola Rivermen to its first-ever Canadian International Hockey League victory Friday night, an 8-4 decision...

Island youth go the distance at Wiky Invitational Cross Country meet

ASSIGINACK—It was a busy day last Friday as runners from across Manitoulin, Birch Island and Espanola gathered for the annual Wikwemikong Invitational Cross Country...

Skate Canada Manitoulin expands Island CanSkate program

MANITOULIN—Skate Canada Manitoulin has recently announced it will be expanding its CanSkate program to Gore Bay and Mindemoya. Previously the program was only offered...

Espanola Rivermen launch new CIHL season this Friday night

ESPANOLA—This weekend marks the first official home game of the newly minted Canadian International Hockey League’s (CIHL) Espanola Rivermen when they take on the...

5-point night for Berube as Cochrane Crunch win franchise opener

COCHRANE – Jason Berube scored twice and set-up three others to help lead the Cochrane Crunch to a hard-fought 6-5 victory over the Mattawa...

Hat-trick for Roberge as Sudbury stops Mattawa in NOJHL opener

SUDBURY – Cray Roberge scored three times in his Sudbury Nickel Barons debut to help power his new club to 4-2 victory over the...

Island ringers host second annual All Ontario Native Horseshoe Competition

M’CHIGEENG—Members of the Rainbow Ringers Horseshoe Club dominated the results at the second annual All Ontario Native Horseshoe competition, which took place at the...


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