Birch Island man dies following cliff-diving accident

BIRCH ISLAND - In the early evening hours of Friday, July 24, members of the UCCM Anishnaabe Police Service and the Manitoulin...

OPP investigating after two found deceased in Espanola

(ESPANOLA, ON) - On May 31, 2020, at approximately 5:00 p.m., members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)...

PHSD confirms 2 COVID-19 cases on Manitoulin Island

March 29, 2020, 6:30 p.m. – Public Health Sudbury & Districts is reporting new COVID-19 cases among residents in our service area...

Many Gore Bay residents receive hateful Christmas cards in their mailboxes

GORE BAY—Residents of the town of Gore Bay are shocked, outraged, saddened and very disappointed with a spate of hate mail depicting...

OPP Seek Public Assistance in Locating Missing Male

(WEBBWOOD, ON) - On August 19, 2018, shortly before 1:30 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) from the Espanola Detachment responded to...

M’Chigeeng businesses filing court injunction against council in hopes that highway checkpoints taken down

M’CHIGEENG - A group of M’Chigeeng First Nation businesses is filing a court injunction against the chief and council of the community...

Swing bridge can’t be closed to deny people Island access

Answer to frequently asked question MANITOULIN - As more cases of COVID-19 emerge in Canada, Ontario and within Public...

Billings seeks to close smelt season this year

BILLINGS—In an emergency meeting held on Monday, March 30, Township of Billings council took strong measures seeking to discourage the annual influx of people...

Northeast Town council approves Tim Hortons site plan agreement

2,745 sq. ft. franchise will be located on Manitowaning Rd LITTLE CURRENT—At the first November meeting of the Northeast...

NEMI Township requests provincial intervention to end highway blockage

TOWN OF NORTHEASTERN MANITOULIN AND THE ISLANDS PRESS RELEASE TOWN REQUESTS PROVINCIAL INTERVENTION TO END HIGHWAY...

Charges laid following Gore Bay incident

(GORE BAY, ON) - On August 27, 2020 at 2:35 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded...

49th edition of Little NHL will proceed next week

MISSISSAUGA - There has been much speculation as to whether the 49th edition of the Little NHL (Native Hockey League) will continue...