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Assiginack Public Library Feature

‘Open Heart, Open Mind’ by Canadian Clara Hughes is an honest and very personal look at her life in the highly aggressive and competitive world...

House Call with Carol Hughes

A tale of two pandemic programs When the pandemic hit, the government wanted to use Employment Insurance (EI) to address the sudden loss of income...

MHC Auxiliary News

Our third teleconference was held on January 21. Thirteen members and one board member participated with Dawn Orr, president and Sandra Pope, vice-president, moderating....

Assiginack Council Notes

February 2 Proposed subdivision Council passed a resolution to be forwarded on to the Manitoulin Planning Board (MPB) in relation to the proposed 49-lot waterfront subdivision...

Northeast Town Council Notes

Ashley Drain concerns Council received correspondence from Mike Lecuyer of North Channel Drive regarding drainage issues which are perceived to result from the Ashley Drain...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Governor general’s resignation only raises questions Having recently resigned from her position as Canada’s governor general, Julie Payette is at the centre of a brisk...

MSS Kids in the Halls

We did it, Mustangs! First semester is over! Friday, February 5 is a PD Day that will officially mark the end of first semester,...

Tehkummah Council Notes

January 12 Borrowing bylaw Council passed its annual borrowing bylaw, allowing the township to secure financing of up to $290,000 to cover early-year expenses until tax...

Northeast Town Council Notes

January 19 Coyote bounty George Hagen of the Manitoulin Trappers Council gave a deputation to council January 19, requesting council consider a coyote compensation program similar...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Canadians have a right to know about vaccine supplies Production delays are directly affecting Canada’s anticipated delivery of vaccines, calling into question the government’s timeline...

House Call with Carol Hughes

Changes to long-term care are overdue People in congregate living settings, such as those in long-term residences, have every right to wonder why more wasn’t...

Northeast Town Council Notes

New four-plex approved In a public meeting held over Zoom January 12, council reviewed a zoning amendment request from Jordan Stephens and Larissa Alston. The...