Deer management group agrees with recommendation to maintain antlerless tag allocations in 2021

MANITOULIN - There will be no changes to the number of antlerless deer tags available for hunters on Manitoulin Island during the annual deer...

Northern agriculture group supports company registering for product that claims to keep birds from...

MANITOULIN - The Northern caucus of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) has passed a motion to provide a letter to a Canadian company...

Volunteers needed to participate in loon survey

Common loon chick production is declining CANADA - Common loons are an iconic Canadian bird, but loon chick production is declining.  Volunteers are needed to participate...

No underground storage tank at Old School site

MINDEMOYA - There was some good news coming last week from Central Manitoulin as there appears to be no underground storage tank located near...

Manitoulin Health Centre recognizes its great doctors

MANITOULIN - The Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) recognized its great doctors as it celebrated local physicians on the provincial Doctors Day 202, May 1. The...

Community input to be sought on development of Billings strategic plan

KAGAWONG - The council of Billings Township held its first formal meeting regarding the development of the Township of Billings’ 2022-2025 strategic plan on...

Travelling anglers remain important for local economies

Ottawa – With international travel off the schedule for another summer, MP Carol Hughes is reminding people of the safe and healthy vacation options available...

Manitoulin Leadership Committee asks Islanders to be please be kind, considerate

MANITOULIN - The Manitoulin COVID-19 Leadership Co-ordination Committee met for its biweekly meeting on May 4.  In a press release following the meeting, the leadership...

Information leads to M’Chigeeng arrest and seizure

M’CHIGEENG - On May 5, members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service Intelligence/Drug Enforcement/Major Crimes Unit received information regarding persons trafficking in a controlled...

Two drug warrants executed in Wiikwemkoong

WIIKWEMKOONG - On May 3, members of the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service (WTPS) and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Community Street Crime Unit, began...

May 5: Manitoulin District reports one new case of COVID-19

MANITOULIN—Public Health Sudbury and Districts (PHSD) is reporting one new case of COVID-19 in the Manitoulin District, bringing Manitoulin’s total active cases to two. As...

Starting Thursday, May 6, some essential workers can book an appointment for a COVID-19...

As more COVID-19 vaccine continues to roll out locally, Public Health Sudbury & Districts is pleased to announce increased eligibility for individuals wishing to...