Manitoulin population holds firm in 2011 census

by Michael Erskine OTTAWA—The first batch of details from the 2011 national census have been examined by the seers at Statistics Canada and the prognosis...

Reggie Leach fan club gets new pop song

by Robin Burridge MANITOBA—Winnipeg musician John K. Samson, known for his role as frontman of the Canadian band The Weakerthans, launched a new album last...

UCCM and Wiky Tribal Police work to keep Island gang-free

by Stacey Lavallie MANITOULIN—On February 20, 2010, M’Chigeeng’s Shane Beboning was stabbed to death around 2 am. His death was the result of a drug-...

Mustangs stampede over Lancers, secure NOSSA berth

by Stacey Lavallie M'CHIGEENG—The Lancer's Kelsey Lekun just couldn't stop the determined Mustang power brought against her and her team. The do-or-die game between the Manitoulin...

Proposed Asian carp block has support of Great Lakes United

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—A Great Lakes-Mississippi River separation to block Asian carp from the Great Lakes is possible, practical and preventive, say representatives of Great...

MHC raises concerns with new Freedom of Information Act

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MINDEMOYA—Members of the Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) board of directors are concerned with the costs and the administrative workload that will come...

Council takes step forward on operations of golf course

Tom Sasvari The Recorder GORDON—While it is still waiting for the final go ahead from its legal counsel for the transfer of the Manitoulin Island Country...

Honora couple writes screenplay based on life of Danny Dodge

Tom Sasvari The Recorder MANITOULIN—A Honora Bay couple, well known for their past work with the Gore Bay Summer Theatre, have written a movie screenplay based...

Prescription drugs stolen during Little Current break and enter

LITTLE CURRENT--The Little Current detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are warning the public to not take drugs that have not been prescribed...

New hotel schedules late June completion

by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—Construction of the new hotel in Little Current being built by a consortium of area First Nations represented by the Great...

New lacrosse league promises fitness, fun

by Robin Burridge LITTLE CURRENT—Meetings were held in both Espanola and Little Current last week for individuals interested in starting up a Manitoulin-North Shore lacrosse...

It’s Valentine’s! M’Chigeeng couple celebrates 43 years of love

by Robin Burridge M’CHIGEENG—To know them is to love them. Victor and Molly Migwans of M’Chigeeng have been married for 43 years and all it...