Manitoulin Brewing Co. introduces first beerFor the denizens of Manitoulin Island,
who flock to the popular vacation spot when the warm weather hits,
summer is filled with sun, lakes, barbecues — and now, a homegrown
beer.In June, Manitoulin Brewing Company
(MBC) launched its signature brew, Swingbridge Ale, joining the
growing number of independent craft brewers popping up across the
province. Reviews for the easy-drinking beer have been effusive, with
more than 21 restaurants and bars in the region now offering it on
Development Corporation (SDC) has received provincial funding to help with the
ongoing upgrade and expansion of Ritchie Falls Resort.The organization, an
economic development initiative of the Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation, received
$500,000 from FedNor’s Northern Ontario Development...
A group of communities on Lake Superior’s
north shore are applauding Queen’s Park for including the Natural
Gas Access Loan Program in the provincial budget.
Last year, Schreiber, Terrace Bay, Marathon,
Manitouwadge and Wawa signed franchise agreements with Toronto’s
Northeast Midstream LP f...
Tools for Resilience is the theme of the third annual Agricultural
and Food Symposium being hosted by the Rural Agri-Innovation Network (RAIN) in
Bruce Mines next week.The Sault-based organization will host the event Feb. 5 and
6 at the Bruce Station Hall.This year’s symposium, sponsored by Scot...
A main Manitoulin
thoroughfare is getting a makeover.Highway 540,
which runs east-west across Manitoulin Island, is getting $11.1 million in
repairs from the Ontario government.Pioneer Construction has been awarded the contract. Construction is expected to be
completed in 2017.Work will begin