May 11: One active case of COVID-19 in Manitoulin District

MANITOULIN—Public Health Sudbury and Districts (PHSD) is reporting one new case of COVID-19 in Manitoulin District, bringing the total active case count for Manitoulin...

Suspected drug dealer Victor Branco continues to evade police

UCCM Police thank the community for their ongoing assistance M’CHIGEENG—For the third time in less than a year on Manitoulin Island, cell phones and radio...

PHSD announces new age groups that can book vaccine later this week

Starting Tuesday, May 11, individuals with at-risk health conditions and essential workers in Group 2 can book an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine, adults...

Police continue to search for Victor Branco

(M'CHIGEENG FIRST NATION, ON) - The Alert Ready Emergency broadcast earlier today as a result of the ongoing investigation into the whereabouts of Victor...

Police search M’Chigeeng for armed and dangerous man

M’CHIGEENG—For the third time in less than a year, cell phones on Manitoulin rang out with an emergency alert from the police, urging people...

Manitoulin OPP responds to covid violation calls

(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) - On April 17, 2021, at approximately 9:40 p.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) attended...

Little Current Lions announce cancellation of Haweater 2021

LITTLE CURRENT - The Little Current Lions Club has announced it will be cancelling the 2021 Haweater Weekend celebrations for another year due to...

Deer management group agrees with recommendation to maintain antlerless tag allocations in 2021

MANITOULIN - There will be no changes to the number of antlerless deer tags available for hunters on Manitoulin Island during the annual deer...

Northern agriculture group supports company registering for product that claims to keep birds from...

MANITOULIN - The Northern caucus of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) has passed a motion to provide a letter to a Canadian company...

Volunteers needed to participate in loon survey

Common loon chick production is declining CANADA - Common loons are an iconic Canadian bird, but loon chick production is declining.  Volunteers are needed to participate...

No underground storage tank at Old School site

MINDEMOYA - There was some good news coming last week from Central Manitoulin as there appears to be no underground storage tank located near...

Manitoulin Health Centre recognizes its great doctors

MANITOULIN - The Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC) recognized its great doctors as it celebrated local physicians on the provincial Doctors Day 202, May 1. The...