Now & Then: Tim and Marianne Gallagher

Tim’s respect and commitment for his community is abundantly revealed when his story comes to life, embellished with Tim’s own brand of...

Island elementary schools modify athletic programming in pandemic era

MANITOULIN - The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many adjustments to school operations, including the ways they run their physical education and extracurricular...

Manitoulin Panthers prepare for limited season

LITTLE CURRENT - The introductory rep-level Manitoulin Panthers Hockey Association is preparing to run a modified season to comply with COVID-19 health...

4elements Living Arts launches mobile ‘beehive’ studio in Kagawong

KAGAWONG - On September 26, 4elements Living Arts provided a first look at its new mobile studio, the Bee Hive, outdoors at...

Drive-in concerts map the pandemic way forward for live entertainment

LITTLE CURRENT - Flat Rock Entertainment Centre (FREC) host KT Timmermans doesn’t mind admitting that she was a little bit nervous when...

Recipes from Rose’s Kitchen

Apple Cake (GF) A bit of history on this recipe. I needed a recipe that used as many apples...

Islanders encouraged to register for vulnerable persons’ registry

MANITOULIN - Amanda Sheppard is hopeful that Manitoulin’s eight municipalities will each emulate Sault Ste. Marie’s vulnerable persons’ registry (VPR). These voluntary...

Mayor hopes solution will be found to the loss of LTC beds

GORE BAY - The Manitoulin Lodge will be losing a total of 16 beds, not 17 as previously reported, but the licences...

Volunteer Stuart Pearson loves serving as a designated driver

Mindemoya’s Stuart Pearson loves to drive, and he gets to fulfill that passion both while working and in his off-time.

Six Foot Festival and Wiikwemkoong Arts and Music Festival take shape, COVID-style

WIIKWEMKOONG - Live entertainment and the arts are among the heaviest hit sectors in the global economy and arts and entertainment professionals...

Island bogs important defences to ravages of climate change

Bogs’ peat moss a natural sink for carbon storage LITTLE CURRENT - The 382 acre Bidwell bog nature preserve...

Nineteen Island businesses to receive tourism stimulus funds

COAST SALISH TERRITORY - Earlier this summer, Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) launched the COVID-19 Stimulus Development Fund to help Indigenous...