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I believe all members of the McGregor Bay Association and all of the other residents of McGregor Bay and The Bay of Islands owe a big THANK YOU to Gerry Quinn, Carl Botan, John Bush and all of those who attended the recent NEMI council meetings. These individuals faught for maintaining the current property tax rate system. It is my understanding that council voted 7-2 in favor of maintaining the current system. So,…


Added by Weichmann, Mike & Terry on August 26, 2013 at 5:20am — No Comments

bat population

Has anyone else experienced a near wipe out of their bat population?    We've always had hundreds nest in a bat house we put up behind our sauna to distract them from the siding.  (east end of Is. 748)   I have yet to see any flying at dusk and can hear only a few in the bat house.   I used to curse them for nesting in the siding and now I'm thrilled to have heard a few there as well.  Is it the bat blight (white nose fungus) that's sweeping across the NE??   I saw one dead bat but it didn't…


Added by Laurie Masters on August 14, 2013 at 9:13am — 3 Comments

Rogers Rocket Hub Service

A 50% off per month deal is applicable to new subscribers to the Rogers

Rocket Hub service, which provides internet and/or telephone, while the

service is active. Customers have 15 days to try out the hub to ensure

signal access. A request can be made to extend this 15 day period if an

antenna needs to be acquired.

Plans start at $17.50.

If cottagers decide to…


Added by Terry Goan on June 12, 2013 at 12:53pm — No Comments


The MBA has a new system of buoys. You will find they are now painted all yellow, and are secured with wire instead of rope. Please watch carefully for the placement of new buoys over the summer as water levels change. For instance, there are two new buoys in the north end of the bay… one in Eatons Channel and one in Patten Bay.
If you find a buoy off its intended mark, please notify Burn McDougall at 705-285-5135 or 705-863-0770 or…

Added by Terry Goan on June 12, 2013 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Ben Marolf (Williams)- Work Availability this Summer

Hello All-

I'm in the Bay for the summer, and have been contacted a number of times about being hired for work this summer. I'm fairly booked through June, but July and a bit of August should be fairly open.

If you would like to contact me about working, rather than calling the Williams house phone, please send me an email at- - or find me at church on Sundays.

I'll be glad to set up work a month or so ahead of time if my schedule permits, so if you have a…


Added by Ben Marolf on June 9, 2013 at 12:11pm — No Comments

McGregor Bay cottage for sale

TP 732 cedar log cabin with recent attached bathroom and bedroom cabin plus a new guest cabin for sale. Includes 16ft. naden boat with 30hp four stroke motor. Close to Birch Island. All in excellent shape. Call 765-463-5213 for more information.

Christa Keck

Added by Keck / Filmer, Christiane & Davi on July 16, 2012 at 9:58am — No Comments


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