Officials happy with traffic numbers on Chi-Cheemaun this season, even with pandemic

OWEN SOUND - While it was certainly a sailing season unlike any other in its history, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the...

Manor board receives very good news concerning provincial funding

LITTLE CURRENT - The Manitoulin Centennial Manor board has received some very good financial news. Keith Clement, regional representative...

Billings Township encourages hunters to bring their own trailers, and stay in them, this...

KAGAWONG - Billings Township is encouraging hunters—for this hunt season only and to help keep the COVID-19 pandemic at bay—to gather in...

Province expected to offset COVID-19 costs to district health unit

SUDBURY - While the province of Ontario has not yet provided funding to Public Health Sudbury and Districts (PHSD) for expenses incurred...

Short films with Manitoulin actor to be screened at festivals

MASSEY - ‘Overdue,’ a comedy short film which features a Gore Bay actor as one of its performers, is going to be...

Amateur radio club completes upgrades to Island emergency communications

LITTLE CURRENT - The Manitoulin Amateur Radio Club Inc. (MARC) has just completed a two-year upgrade to the Island’s emergency communications repeater...

Jim Rayner Memorial Fishing Derby held

LAKE KAGAWONG - It is rare in 2020 for events to go ahead as normal, but due to the casual nature of...

Lodge recognizes two individuals who make a difference

GORE BAY - A staff member and resident of the Manitoulin Lodge Nursing Home in Gore Bay have been recognized for their...

Anti-nuclear groups criticize federal funding of new nuclear reactors

OTTAWA - Public interest groups across Canada are criticizing the federal government for funding small modular nuclear reactor (SMR) developments and are...

Province outlines plans to make producers responsible for waste they create

MINDEMOYA - The climate change co-ordinator for both the Municipality of Central Manitoulin and the Township of Billings says that an Ontario...

Town agrees MHC donation for ventilators should be used for other capital needs

GORE BAY - The Town of Gore Bay council will inform Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) that it should redirect funds the town...

Two Gore Bay Flying Club students pass flight tests

GORDON - Gore Bay Flying Club (GBFC) student pilots Richard Anger and Avery Sheppard took their flight tests on Tuesday and both...