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PRESS RELEASE: OPP SEARCH WARRANT LEADS TO MULTIPLE ARRESTS

(ESPANOLA, ON) - A Controlled Drugs and Substance Act (CDSA) search warrant leads to multiple arrests at a residence on Albert Street in Espanola. On...
Stuff-a-Cruiser Event, 2020.

Manitoulin Island Stuff-a-Cruiser Event

(MINDEMOYA, ON) - On Friday, December 9, 2022, the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will be at the Mindemoya Foodland for...

When is a heist not a heist?

LITTLE CURRENT—Reports of a recent brazen daylight theft of a greenhouse from the Little Current Community Garden jumped the gun… or to conclusions in...

Sudbury-Manitoulin opioid deaths three times overall Ontario rate

MANITOULIN—The rate of opioid deaths in the Sudbury and Manitoulin districts decreased significantly in the first half of 2022 compared to the same period...
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Frosty Cup returns to Gore Bay arena December 16-18

GORE BAY—Organizers are pleased and grateful with the community response to the return of the annual Frosty Cup Benefit Hockey Tournament as they gear...
A Bill 23 protest outside Minister of Education Stephen Lecce's office in King City on December 4. Photo by Mary Muter.

Critics say sweeping changes brought by Bill 23, More Homes Built Faster, are ‘egregious’...

TORONTO—Rallies erupted across the province this past weekend as Ontario residents continued to protest Bill 23, the More Homes Built Faster Act. More than...
Samuel Assinewai of the Greater Sudbury Cubs of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League, has been selected to take part in the Team Canada East Selection Camp. He will be one of the 32 hockey players vying for a roster spot in the upcoming World Junior A Challenge in Cornwall. photo provided by Northern Lights Photography.

AOK hockey phenom named to Canada East World Junior A Challenge hockey selection camp

LITTLE CURRENT—Hockey Canada, in conjunction with the Canadian Junior Hockey League has announced that Greater Sudbury Cubs forward Samuel Assinewai of Aundeck Omni Kaning...
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Jeff Graham challenge tops fundraising goal

Manitoulin Pet Rescue receives $2,161 LITTLE CURRENT—He is a little sore but certainly very happy. Jeff Graham is happy because, with the help and support...
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Christmas food hampers will likely top 1,200 this year

Clients using Manitoulin Food Bank continue to rise this fall MANITOULIN—The trends provincially that show a significant increase in the number of people that have...

Jordan Chandler recruits Brad Jacobs to skip his rink in Brier hunt

MANITOULIN—Past world champion curler Brad Jacobs has joined local curler Jordan Chandler’s rink to compete in the provincial championship. “Yes it is true, Brad (Jacobs)...
Island Elementary School Volley Ball Championships

Lakeview, CMPS crowned elementary volleyball champions

MANITOULIN—The Island elementary school volleyball school champions were crowned last week. The Lakeview School team won the girls’ division title with the Central Manitoulin Public...
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Island First Nation policing receives crime fighting tech funds

ONTARIO—Both the United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin Anishinaabe Police Service (UCCM APS) and the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service (WTPS) are among those First...