Lake Mindemoya: Abundant beach options

by Isobel Harry Not only is Manitoulin Island surrounded by the big waters of Lake Huron, it is also rich in inland lakes: there are...

Sheguiandah veteran gifted with Quilt of Valour

SHEGUIANDAH - Sgt. Patrick Huard, who resides in Sheguiandah with his wife Sandra and son Alex, was given a loving embrace from a grateful...

Ontario minister visits Manitoulin, discusses $6.9 million for opioid crisis

LITTLE CURRENT - The Ontario government announced $32.7 million in new annual funding for targeted addictions services and supports last Wednesday, July 7, including $6.9...

Best-selling author sets new thriller on Manitoulin Island

‘The Almost Wife’ by Anderson-Dargatz SALMON ARM, BC - British Columbia writer Gail Anderson-Dargatz’s new thriller, ‘The Almost Wife,’ asks the question, ‘if you almost...

Mindemoya businessman gains praise for land donation to Wagg’s Wood

CENTRAL MANITOULIN - A new 10-car parking lot on municipal property on Thorne Street is being constructed along with a new trailhead entrance at...

New Sudbury Wolves coach has strong Manitoulin family ties

SUDBURY - The new head coach of the Sudbury Wolves hockey team has close family ties to Manitoulin Island. Craig Duncanson has been hired as...

Manitoulin bids farewell to long time fire chief John Reid

PROVIDENCE BAY - Whether he was fire chief, farming, driving a school bus, or just helping his community, John Reid poured his heart and...

Manitoulin Brewing Co. launches new hawberry flavoured soda pop

LITTLE CURRENT - Following more than a year in development, the new Haw Pop being offered by Little Current’s Manitoulin Brewing Company (MBC) has...

South shore fishing heating up just in time for Salmon Classic

LAKE HURON–Just in time for the return of The Manitoulin Expositor Salmon Classic, July 31 to August 15, the salmon fishery is heating up...

Every Child Matters event in Aundeck Omni Kaning draws crowd

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—A sea of orange T-shirts gathered beside the ballpark in Aundeck Omni Kaning on July 1 to memorialize the children who were...

Michael MJ Eshkawkogan runs from Wiikwemkoong to Spanish

WIIKWEMKOONG—At 8 am on July 1, Michael (MJ) Eshkawkogan set out from his home in Wiikwemkoong on an epic three-day run to the residential...

Vandals target Sheg museum for second time

SHEGUIANDAH—Municipal staff was again greeted to the sight of more vandalism to its historic homestead buildings on the grounds of the Centennial Museum of...