Manitoulin food convention and market planned for Gore Bay rescheduled for fall

GORE BAY—The Manitoulin food convention, originally scheduled to be held in Gore Bay later this month, has had to be rescheduled. “COVID-19 has interfered with...

Wish a member of the Canadian Armed Forces a Happy Canada Day

Postcard campaign being organized by Island Royal Canadian Legion branches MANITOULIN— The Royal Canadian Legion’s Ontario Command Zone H3 is urging Island citizens to spare...

Sheguiandah welcomes university students on first field course since start of pandemic

Sheguiandah–Dawn Bazely first came to Manitoulin on an ecology field trip as a third-year undergraduate student at the University of Toronto in 1979. She...

Providence Bay Fair fun kicks off August 1, boasts new events

PROVIDENCE BAY—The Providence Bay Agricultural Society has been hard at work making plans for this year’s Providence Bay Fair, August 19-21. This year’s fair...

Large grass fire doused before more serious damage done

EVANSVILLE—With the very dry conditions, not to mention being windy, an Evansville couple is fortunate that a fire that took place on their property...

Robinson Huron Treaty Litigation leadership provide opportunity for reconciliation during Royal visit

NORTH BAY—The Robinson Huron Treaty Litigation Fund (RHTLF) leadership encouraged the Prince of Wales to express support for Canada and Ontario to take meaningful...

Deceased person identified in M’Chigeeng fatal shooting, murder charges laid

M’CHIGEENG—Members of the Manitoulin detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) crime unit and the United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin Anishnaabe Police Services...

Island firefighters looking forward to arrival of mobile live fire training unit in early...

GORE BAY—Firefighters around Manitoulin Island will have the opportunity to undergo live structural fire training early next month, with the mobile live fire training...

Law & Order

Collision leads to impaired chargesOn May 17, at approximately 10:49 pm, the Manitoulin detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Manitoulin-Sudbury Paramedic Services...

Man who recently called Gore Bay home accused in 2018 Hamilton homicide

HAMILTON—One of two men arrested by Hamilton police in relation to a 2018 homicide investigation into the death of Marko Bakir lived in Gore...

All-candidates’ night 2022 highlighted the strong slate of Algoma-Manitoulin options

M’CHIGEENG—The 2022 Expositor All-candidates’ Night was held at Manitoulin Secondary School on Wednesday, May 18 at 7 pm and, as expressed by incumbent MPP...

Ontario Votes 2022: Question of the Week

As is Expositor tradition during the leadup to the provincial election, this newspaper poses a question each week to the candidates. The question, and...