Creativity and culture shine at Wikwemikong High School’s Grade 12 art class Coffee House

‘WIKWEMIKONG—The Grade 12 art class and its program were showcased last Tuesday evening at Wikwemikong High School’s Coffee House. Ms. Valerie O’Leary, the art teacher,...

Heather Wilson launches bid for federal Liberal nomination in AMK

ESPANOLA—Heather Wilson of Espanola confirmed she is seeking the federal Liberal nomination for the riding of Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing (AMK). Ms. Wilson is currently the financial controller...

Manitoulin figure skaters rub elbows with celebrities at Canadian Nationals

OTTAWA—Earlier this month, three members of the Skate Canada Manitoulin club travelled to Ottawa to attend the National Skating Championships, giving the girls the...

Celebrate our cold climes at the annual Winterfest in Little Current this weekend

LITTLE CURRENT—Canada’s Olympic team has got it right with their Twitter hashtag #wearewinter, celebrating our love of winter and the white stuff, as does...

Manitoulin Island chosen as the destination for Tourism Ontario’s ‘Best of Outdoor Ontario’ contest

MANITOULIN—Manitoulin Island has been selected as the destination for Tourism Ontario’s ‘The Best of Outdoor Ontario’ contest. The seven-day adventure on the world’s largest freshwater...

Majority of Island municipalities see drop in 2014 DSB apportionment

ESPANOLA—The Manitoulin Sudbury District Services Board (DSB) has received confirmation of the numbers contained in invoices sent to the municipalities within the DSB boundaries...

Manitoulin School of Martial Arts celebrates 4th anniversary with a kick

LITTLE CURRENT—Dan Fletcher’s Manitoulin School of Martial Arts celebrated its 4th anniversary last Sunday with grading and a luncheon. “Normally the grading (karate grading test...

Grandparent scam circulating on Manitoulin

Local Post Office Worker Prevents Fraud LITTLE CURRENT – On Thursday January 23, 2014 at 3:30 pm Manitoulin OPP was advised by an employee of...

Wasse Abin Coffee House

http://youtu.be/bhmtNDwKo0k WIKWEMIKONG--The grade 12 art class and its program were showcased last Tuesday evening at Wikwemikong High School's Coffee House. Ms. Valerie O'Leary, the art teacher,...

Over 200 awards and bursaries presented to MSS grads at annual awards night

M’CHIGEENG—It was a full house of proud parents, teachers and community members for the 44th annual Manitoulin Secondary School (MSS) Awards Night held late...

Coast Guard icebreaking operations underway from Lake Michigan to Lake Huron

MONTREAL--The Canadian Coast Guard, in partnership with the United States Coast Guard and the Ontario Provincial Police, has an important safety message for all...

Community stitching project has Sudbury debut

http://youtu.be/4sI0NUY8W9I SUDBURY—Some 15 Island friends and admirers of Manitoulin textile artist Judy Martin were part of the large throng that attended last Saturday’s opening of...