Courthouse employees fault Ministry of Attorney General with slow response to concerns on workplace...

Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORE BAY—The discovery of mould and asbestos in the Gore Bay courthouse building (which includes the land registry office) has left employees...

Number of deer harvested and violations decline significantly, says MNR

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—Not only did the number of deer harvested during this past week’s annual deer gun hunt on Manitoulin Island decrease significantly, the...

Snowdusters request trail in area of wind turbines remain open

Tom Sasvari The Recorder M’CHIGEENG—An agreement has been reached between the Manitoulin Snowdusters and representatives of the Mother Earth Renewable Energy (MERE) project, that will continue...

MPP says snow clearing practices in North needs to be addressed

The Recorder TORONTO—Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Michael Mantha said inadequate snow-clearing practices in Northern Ontario needs to be addressed by Queen’s Park. In a statement in the Ontario...

Mustangs stampede through tournament play, stabled by the Storm in quarter finals

by Stacey Lavallie M’CHIGEENG—Fans were silent as Manitoulin Secondary School’s volleyball medal hopes vanished, following a nail-biting three-set game against the Smithville District Christian High School...

Volleyball goes viral – MSS tournament organizers livestream provincial event

by Stacey Lavallie MANITOULIN—Shawn Leroux coached his senior boys’ volleyball team from the sidelines this year, confined to a wheelchair. Despite the limitation, Mr. Leroux...

Garlon is back – Hydro One seeks permission from landowners

by Alicia McCutcheon EASTERN MANITOULIN—, Tehkummah and Central Manitoulin, may be in for a backlash. The Expositor received word on Friday of last week that the...

Net Central promises seven more cellular towers for Manitoulin

by Robin Burridge MANITOULIN—NetCentral Community Communications Network, a not-for-profit community-based telecommunications network, has received funding and begun a project in conjunction with Rogers to install...

Courthouse staff fear asbestos and mould issues

by Alicia McCutcheon GORE BAY—With the discovery of mould and asbestos at the Gore Bay courthouse, court has been adjourned to a new location and...

Hunt week lore

by Stacey Lavallie LITTLE CURRENT—Twelve-year-old Quinten Eade sits in his grandfather’s backyard, grinning ear-to-ear as he holds up the head of the eight-point buck he...

Manitoulin Longbeards provides assistance to handicapped man to join in annual rifle deer hunt

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—If Tom Sagle is successful in harvesting a deer during this year’s annual deer gun hunt on Manitoulin, he can thank, at...

Health Unit budget sees two percent increase

Tom Sasvari The Recorder SUDBURY—The Sudbury and District Health Unit (SDHU) has increased its budget for 2012 in order to maintain its 2011 service levels. The overall...