Ministry of the Environment says spill site at McLean’s wind farm project is clean

LITTLE CURRENT—The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) confirmed on Monday that the cleanup of a recent fluid spill at one of the directional boring...

MHC Auxiliary News – Jan 15-14

Happy New Year! The MHC Auxiliary would like to thank everyone for the support we received in our annual Christmas cookie walk and Memory Tree...

Judy Martin’s ‘Mended World’ opens this week in Sudbury

SUDBURY—Manitoulin’s own textile artist Judy Martin will have her work featured starting this weekend at the Art Gallery of Sudbury (AGS) in her exhibition...

KTEI joins Idle No More’s January national teach-in day

M’CHIGEENG—In response to, and support of, the December 10, 2013 press release issued by the official site of Idle No More (www.idlenomore.ca) titled “No...

Assiginack and Billings move forward in rural infrastructure funding bids

MANITOULIN—Assiginack and Billings, the two Manitoulin municipalities that had representatives attend a sit-down meeting with Minister of Infrastructure Glen Murray in Espanola late last...

Northeast Town Council Notes – Jan 15-14

Council grants permission for shoreline road allowance improvements The Northeast Town council carried a motion based on a recommendation from the community services and public works...

Fire destroys home, Mump and Smoot archives and costumes

EVANSVILLE—A quiet Saturday morning took a dramatic turn for an Evansville couple when their home was completely destroyed by a fire. John Turner, Julia...

Central Manitoulin Council Notes

Short meeting caps 2013 council The conclusion of the 2013 round of meetings of the Central Manitoulin municipal council was short, ending in a round...

Law & Order – Jan 8-14

OPP Community Satisfaction Survey to be conducted this January A Community Satisfaction Survey is scheduled to start in January to solicit public opinions about the services the...

Buddy’s proprietor pays up as final action in seven-month battle with town

Northeast Town sign bylaw case against downtown business owner ends with community donation LITTLE CURRENT—The seven-month battle between Buddy’s Liquidation proprietor Aaron Toy and the Northeast...

Manitoulin Health Centre Board Minutes

MHC board learns of investments The last Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) meeting began with a presentation from Steve Smith of Beautel Goodman Private Client Group,...

Vandals suspected in McLean’s Mountain wind farm project spill

LITTLE CURRENT––Northland Power Inc. is claiming that vandals may be behind a recent spill at one of its directional boring sites as part of...