Island resident recalls Philippine community devastated by typhoon

MANITOULIN—Typhoon Haiyan, the super storm that slammed into the Philippines, has left more than 1.9 million victims homeless and the death toll from the...

Gore Bay Theatre to present Norm Foster’s ‘Dear Santa’

GORE BAY—The Gore Bay Theatre (GBT) is presenting Norm Foster’s ‘Dear Santa’ starting Saturday, November 30 and running until Sunday, December 8 at the...

‘Celebrity chefs’ needed for Community Living Manitoulin cooking school

MINDEMOYA—Individuals within Community Living Manitoulin have been taking part in a cooking class of late. It gives them an opportunity to develop basic cooking...

‘Exceptional quality’ calves at Livestock Exchange

ASSIGINACK—The Manitoulin Livestock Exchange in Assiginack had another successful sale on November 2, with seven cows, 16 cow/calf pairs, 42 steers and 45 heifers...

Weengushk feature film ‘Moose River Crossing’ begins film festival circuit

M’CHIGEENG—The Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) recently debuted the school’s first feature film, ‘Moose River Crossing,’ at the imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival in...

Assiginack Council Notes – Nov 20-13

Harvest Glory Days winner Reeve Brad Ham thanked The Manitoulin Expositor for choosing Assiginack as the co-winner of the first Harvest Glory Days community decorating...

Tickets on sale now for KTEI Snowflake Gala

M’CHIGEENG—Tickets are now on sale for the sixth annual Kenjgewin Teg Education Institute (KTEI) Snowflake Gala—a fundraiser to assist with student programs and initiatives...

Northeast Town Council Notes – Nov 20-13

Bylaw officer report Northeast Town Chief Bylaw Officer Tom Spry presented his October report to council last month, beginning with the building permits issued so...

Christmas craft sale aids Manitoulin Help Centre building fund

MINDEMOYA—Manitoulin Family Resources is announcing the launch of a new fundraising initiative for its Help Centre building fund: a Christmas treasures craft show this...

Urban polling highlighted at diabetes workshop

AUNDECK OMNI KANING—Urban polling (aka Nordic walking) has been gaining in popularity across the globe since its inception as a method of off-season cross...

Law and Order – Nov 20-13

UCCM Police investigate property crimes On November 10 UCCM Police received a report of a break, enter and theft from a residence on the M’Chigeeng First...

Georgian Bay cycling route is taking shape

LITTLE CURRENT—Louisa Mursell, projects director with Transportation Options, the Toronto-based organization behind the successful Bike Train and Parkbus concepts and also the Ontario Welcomes...