Gore Bay councillor raises concerns with recreational vehicle parking lot proposal

GORE BAY—While the majority of council is in favour of a recreational vehicle parking lot location being established on property adjacent to the Red...

Canadian Border Services denies ‘Port of Entry’ status, simple customs clearance to Island, N....

EDITOR’S NOTE: Breaking news. Following a concerted outcry from marine communities across the Great Lakes, the Hon. Marco Mendicino, federal minister of public safety,...

Massive Globe and Mail distribution delivers ‘This is Manitoulin’ to GTA

MANITOULIN ISLAND—The 63rd annual edition of Manitoulin’s stalwart tourist guide, This is Manitoulin, rolled off the presses earlier this spring and distribution of its...

Sheshegwaning school construction slated for next May

SHESHEGWANING—Construction of the new Samson Edowishkosh Elementary School in Sheshegwaning is slated to begin in May 2023. “We are currently in the community engagement session,”...

James Killeen named as new UCCM Chief of Police in M’Chigeeng ceremony

M’CHIGEENG—Integrity. Humility. Honesty. Passion. Respect. Sense of joy. These are the words that were constantly repeated to describe James Killeen as he was officially...

Bluegrass in the Country returns in June

PROVIDENCE BAY—With a major headliner in tow and with COVID-19 restrictions having been significantly reduced, the organizers of Bluegrass in the Country are looking...

Billings Township enters into contract with Calhoun for outdoor rink cover

KAGAWONG—The outdoor rink in Kagawong will soon have a cover over the ice surface area that will  make it a multi-use facility. At a special...

Love and support the central vibe at MMIWG2S+ event in AOK

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—Despite decades of activism on the part of Indigenous women and their allies, the lives of Indigenous women and girls in this...

Ontario votes – Question of the week May 11-22

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

Why You Should Watch The NHL Playoffs (No Matter Who You Cheer For)

by Mike Brock I am not going to tell anyone how to enjoy sports, but…The NHL Playoffs are in full swing, and Sportsnet is betting...

Michael Laidley’s Peoria Rivermen are named Southern Professional Hockey League champions

PEORIA, ILLINOIS—Michael Laidley and his teammates on the Peoria Rivermen (Illinois) hockey team are the 2022 Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) champions! And while Mr....

Completion date for Mindemoya hospital project extended to fall

MINDEMOYA—Due to ongoing pandemic-related supply chain issues which result in delays obtaining necessary building supplies and equipment, the completion date for the Mindemoya Hospital...