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Northeast Town Council Notes

Traffic control amendment Following the May 18 discussion regarding changing the far east lane of Manitowaning Road from a parking lane to one for through...

MSS Kids in the Halls

The countdown is on until the end of school, but there is still a lot to do. Even though course work is finishing up,...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Canada needs to play catch-up on climate change Shortly after the 2015 election the prime minister travelled to the Paris climate change summit proclaiming, “Canada’s back...

Northeast Town Council Notes

Sheguiandah resident requests Council received two pieces of correspondence from Pam Lehman of On the Bay Bed and Breakfast in Sheguiandah.  The first asked council for...

Assiginack Council Notes

Accounts for payment Council received the following accounts for payment: general, $242,279.74; and payroll, $42,906.47. Horticultural Society support Council received a request from the Assiginack Horticultural Society,...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Line 5 dispute highlights years of inaction The multi-district balancing act that moves oil from Canada’s western provinces to refineries in southern Ontario and Quebec is in...

Northeast Town Council Notes

New washroom facilities coming to Sheguiandah The municipality secured a funding grant from Ontario Trillium Foundation for $111,500 for a new washroom facility at the museum...

Newish to Manitoulin: Eddie Gough

Moving to Manitoulin has been as much a spiritual as a physical journey for Eddie Gough. His story is, quite literally, the tale of...

House Call with Carol Hughes

NDP bill would ensure dental care for millions In Canada, we are proud of our health care system. It delivers the care people need regardless...

The Garden Thymes

with Linda Willson Here it is mid-May and in one month our gardening folks will be in the community garden working on their plots or...

Northeast Town Council Notes

Manitoulin Country Fest request Council heard from the organizers of Manitoulin Country Fest and Rockin’ the Rock, Craig and Kelly Timmermans, who announced that they...

House Calls with Carol Hughes

Grassroots art sends a strong message as we mark Red Dress Day If you see a red dress hanging in a public space you are...