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No ‘Blackfly’ Tennis results The Manitoulin Tennis Club held their annual ‘Blackfly’ Tennis tournament this past weekend. Players aged from 11 to 65 enjoyed some...

M.S.S Kids in the Halls

I hope everyone enjoyed their long weekend! On Wednesday, May 18, the NSSSAA (North Shore Secondary Schools Athletic Association) track and field championships took place...

Manitoulin Eco-Hero: Important Insects

by Anika SmithInsects are the backbones, without backbones, of our ecosystems, and recently we have been breaking some vital vertebrates. Insects are pollinators, decomposers,...

Seven Days On: A tale of loss and finding one’s self again

WRITER’S NOTE: The following entries are excerpts from the daily journal of a heartbroken Leafs fan. They are not meant to be a guide...

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Manitoulin Elementary Sports is back! Our ‘COVID Winter’ took away a lot from us all. It took even more from our young people. Many elementary...

Why you should watch the NHL Playoffs (no matter who you cheer for)

by Mike Brock I am not going to tell anyone how to enjoy sports, but… The NHL Playoffs are in full swing, and Sportsnet is betting...

M.S.S Kids in the Halls

The up and down in weather is making it hard to determine if it is spring or summer. Thankfully, the sun has been shining...

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Manitoulin Mountain Biking opportunity! The McLean’s Park Mountain Bike club has released the 2022 schedule to a ravenous group of youth riders, anxious to get...

M.S.S Kids in the Halls

May the fourth be with you! That’s right, today, Wednesday, May 4, is Star Wars day. As you probably guessed, that means I have...

A Mother’s Day tale: Moms versus The Leafs’ Stanley Cup drought

by Mike Brock There have been 55 Mother’s Days since the Leafs last won the Stanley Cup. For 55 years, men and their children have been...

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A Classic no more? It is with heavy hearts that the organizers of the Mindemoya Classic have announced that they hope that someone can take...

Rose’s Recipe

The news at times can be so disheartening. The rise of inflation, weather, war etc. Makes you want to pull the blanket over your...