SUP Adventures opens in Providence Bay

by Betty Bardswich PROVIDENCE BAY - Just when you thought that the beautiful hamlet of Providence Bay couldn’t get any better, it does. Already there is...

Pets Galore pet store opens in Little Current

LITTLE CURRENT - If you are looking for a new newt you might want to drop by Little Current’s latest business, Pets Galore, which...

Now & Then: Harold and Shirley Dewar

Harold and Shirley Dewar Shirley and Harold’s charming, impressive log home that’s nestled into Dewar’s Lane sits just below the wake of the fourth hole...

Island municipalities develop community safety and well-being plan

LITTLE CURRENT - Although the development and adoption of Community Safety and Well Being (CSWB) plans is required by legislation for municipalities in Ontario,...

Manitoulin Island senior warns of local scam

MANITOULIN - A Manitoulin Island senior was lucky to recognize someone was trying to scam her out of money when she received a call...

Olympic Odyssey: Week two of the Tokyo Games

EDITOR’S NOTE: This week marks the fourth installment of Olympic Odyssey by Mike Brock, an Olympics television producer for the CBC, a special for...

Orr’s Valumart holds first Indigenous awareness event

LITTLE CURRENT - In a first for the Loblaws national grocery chain, Orr’s Valumart in Little Current hosted an Indigenous awareness day fundraiser complete...

White pelicans make rare Island appearance in Gore Bay

GORE BAY - Pelicans are a ubiquitous sight on the eastern coast, especially on coastal waters around Florida, but those are brown pelicans. White...

Handmade cats toys are the cat’s meow

WIIKWEMKOONG - The group at Rainbow Lodge childcare in Wiikwemkoong were inspired when they saw a childcare group in Mindemoya donated cat toys to...

Split Rail Brewing Company celebrates sixth anniversary!

GORE BAY - In its six year history, Split Rail Brewing Company has certainly made a name for itself for producing a high quality...

Integrity commissioner finds no fault with Billings councillors after complaint

KAGAWONG - Two Billings Township councillors have been found to not be in contravention of the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act (MCIA) and the...

Oakville hydro seeks extension on generating station lease with township

KAGAWONG - With aging generating station equipment that will require significant additional investment in refurbishment, the Oakville Enterprises Corporation (OEC) is requesting the Township...