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House Call with Carol Hughes

Where is the competition in Canada’s telecom sector? The internet is always a concern in Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing where the challenges range from connectivity to cost and...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Changing the Elections Act for the pandemic In a minority parliament there will always be speculation on how the next election will be triggered. Scenarios...

Garden Thymes

Peggy Brown  Our Western Manitoulin Community Garden (WMCG) members are dreaming and looking forward to the coming of spring. We reviewed our WMCG five-year plan. Year...

Assiginack Council Notes

Support for Larder Lakes Council passed a resolution of support for the Township of Larder Lakes resolution expressing concerns over the comprehensive insurance premium increases being...

Assiginack Public Library Feature

There are a lot of people who are becoming interested in renewable energy sources and opportunities. Author William H. Kemp’s book, ‘The Renewable Energy...

MSS Kids in the Halls

by Rachael Orford There seems to be a little bit of déjà vu happening lately. Last Thursday, March 11, it was announced that all students...

Northeast Town Council Notes

March 9 A goodbye to the McCullochs Prior to the start of the March 9 meeting of council, Mayor Al MacNevin took a few moments to...

House Call with Carol Hughes

No help for Canadians who can’t afford medication When the Liberals and Conservatives voted against the NDP’s bill to make universal pharmacare for all a reality...

MSS Kids in the Halls

It’s hard to believe that it has been a year since the beginning of the pandemic and our last “normal” week at school. Despite...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Women should be the centre of our economic recovery There’s no doubt the last year has been tough. What began as reports of a novel...

News from the Mindemoya Book Mice

Claire’s Top 5 1. ‘The Laws of Innocence’ by Michael Connelly 2. ‘The Order’ by Daniel Silva 3. ‘Masked Prey’ by John Sandford 4. ‘The Sentinel’ by Lee Child 5....

Tehkummah Council Notes

February 2 New EDO presentation Tehkummah’s new economic development officer Shelba Millette (shared between the Township of Assiginack and the Municipality of Killarney) visited the start...