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Ice Chips & Canoe Quips

Stairwell Challenge Mindemoya’s Evan Bayer, now a Calgary high school teacher, recently posted a challenge to his phys ed classes. Evan is always one to...

Tehkummah Talk & Times

Day 95: Three in a row, not good! Lisa, our resident horror-scope-ist, predicts. Maybe it’s two too many eclipses? Maybe the water’s too high, maybe...

Now and Then: Ursula and Oskar Hettmann

Ursula and Oskar Hettmann were in their 30s when they left their native Germany for Canada. Much of their adult life has been spent...

Tehkummah Talk & Times: the final chapter

SHERRY’S NOTE—This was my mother’s last “Tehk Talk.” To all her faithful followers, we would like to say Mom appreciated all of those who...

Now and Then – Madeleine Charlton

By Petra Wall Madeleine Charlton Madeleine’s proudest day, after the occasion of her marriage to John Charlton, was November 17, 1991, the very day she was...

Now & Then

Dale and Joan Van Every Both Dale and Joan spent time away from Manitoulin in their working years but they always regarded their Island home...

Now and Then

By Petra Wall Norm Morrell Norman Morrell’s love of teaching is readily apparent from his philosophy of fairness, sensitivity and inclusion, starting with his experiences in...

Now & Then: Doug and Jane Wismer

Doug and Jane Wismer Arriving at the Wismer’s well-appointed yard and comfortable home is a treat. All structures have been carefully planned to add order...

Now & Then: Ruby Noble

Ruby Noble Ruby Noble is a very charming lady, a Haweater, 90-years-old, who currently makes her home in the Mill Site Apartments in Gore Bay....

Now and Then

By Petra Wall Kay Burns Kay, just three years short of her centennial birthday, harbours a wonderful dry humour that is truly reflective of the ‘Burns’...

Now & Then: Leonard Cywink

The Anderson Lake Anishinabe Spiritual Centre or Wassean-Dimi-Kaning is lucky to have a handyman generalist like Leonard on staff. He loves his work, which...

Intuition and a passion for creative exploration defines artist Ann Beam

The innovative and intuitive multi-media artist Ann Beam, working out of her studio/gallery in M’Chigeeng, has created iconic images that call upon feelings close...