Marie Marine Unit located a sailing vessel in the vicinity of Cockburn Island
, Ontario, Canada after a MAYDAY call by the Canadian Coast Guard in Sarnia, Ontario.
Zhiibaahaasing First Nation, formerly known as the Cockburn Island
band, held its fifth annual powwow Oct.
In the month of April, 2000, alone, the government announced: expanded hunting seasons for grouse by two weeks across most of northwestern Ontario; new archery seasons for expanded moose-hunting opportunities in several hunting areas across northeastern Ontario; a new, two-week archery season and a new open-gun season for non-residents for deer hunting opportunities on Cockburn Island
near Sault Ste.
to develop a plan for the development of 75,000 acres of land on western Manitoulin and Cockburn islands