May 22, 2017 - Cup and Saucer trails closed for now; future of the attraction in jeopardy

BIDWELL ROAD—The popular Cup and Saucer hiking trail is closed for the foreseeable future as the owner of much of the trail area (including the parking lot and entry point) seeks to find a solution to his current financial restraints. Casson Eadie, proprietor of Don Eadie Construction which owns much of the Cup and Saucer […]

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May 20, 2017 - Gore Bay council nominates three men involved in ice rescue for Governor General awards

GORE BAY—Gore Bay council has given its approval to nominate three men who saved an Evansville resident who had plunged into the frigid waters of Julia Bay this past April for a Governor General Award.   “The general government committee at its last meeting had recommended that the three men (Brian Dittmar, Steve Prior and […]

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May 19, 2017 - Municipal Affairs minister confirms province will not download septic inspections

Good news, says Billings council KAGAWONG—As it turns out, the province will not be downloading inspections of septic systems on Ontario municipalities, which Billings council feels is good news. “This is really good news,” stated Billings Councillor Brian Parker regarding a letter Mayor Austin Hunt received from the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) […]

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May 19, 2017 - Manitoulin Family Resources loses Help Centre coordinator position

Funding for program coordiantor comes to an end MINDEMOYA—Due to funding cuts, one position has come to an end while a second program’s hours have been filled internally by staff, as Manitoulin Family Resources (MFR) has seen a reduction in funding provided for two of its programs. “Yes, the Help Centre program coordinator position, previously […]

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News & Events 5/16/2017

Spring 2017 LMAA Newsletter now posted

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Local News 5/22/2017

Cup and Saucer trails closed for now; future of the attraction in jeopardy

BIDWELL ROAD—The popular Cup and Saucer hiking trail is closed for the foreseeable future as the owner of much of the trail area (including the parking lot and entry point) seeks to find a solution to his current financial restraints. Casson Eadie,...

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