PHSD advises of a potential public exposure to COVID-19

Public Health Sudbury & Districts is advising the public of a potential exposure to COVID-19 for anyone who travelled on Ontario Northland bus 2306...

State of emergency cancelled in NEMI

Return of full water pressure expected by Sunday morning LITTLE CURRENT—Following hours without potable water, the state of emergency for the Town of Northeastern Manitoulin...

NEMI declares state of emergency due to Little Current water issues

LITTLE CURRENT - The Town of Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands has declared a state of emergency as it scrambles to find the source...

Little Current water treatment plant runs out of water after pump failures

Bottled water will be available at rec centre LITTLE CURRENT - Residents and businesses on the water system of Little Current are without water on...

July 23: Health unit reporting one COVID-19 case for Manitoulin District

MANITOULIN—On Friday, July 23, Public Health Sudbury and Districts counted two new cases of COVID-19 bringing the total active cases to six. One of...

COVID-19 Delta variant now dominant in the Public Health Sudbury & Districts region –...

Public Health Sudbury & Districts is reporting that the more transmissible and dangerous COVID-19 Delta variant is now dominant in the area. Since July 1,...

PHSD issues more swimming advisories for Manitoulin

Swimming advisories have been issued to the following beaches: Maple Ridge Sandy Beach, Mudge BayMindemoya Public Beach #1 As a result of routine water samples exceeding...

Swimming advisory issued for Monument Rd beach on Lake Mindemoya

A swimming advisory has been issued for the following beach: Monument Road Beach, Lake Mindemoya As a result of routine water samples exceeding the acceptable bacteriological...

Outgoing MHC board chair reflects on past year

MANITOULIN—The Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) board of directors has voted in a new chairperson, among other changes to its executive. After the MHC annual general...

Province announcement that destreaming coming to an end welcomed by Rainbow Board official

SUDBURY—The superintendent of schools for the Rainbow District School Board (RDSB) is pleased with the provincial government announcement of the new modernized math course...

Ontario supports modernization of small and rural municipalities

TORONTO—The Ontario government is providing up to $24 million to support the modernization of 224 small and rural municipalities across the province, including one...

National Issues Report finds all communities impacted by climate change, looks at ways of...

OTTAWA—When Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) released Canada’s Changing Climate report in 2019, the question most asked was ‘what do these changes actually mean to...