Family of residents of Highland Wood who incurred expenses when they travelled to visit their loved ones during the evacuation of the long-term care home were informed recently by Haliburton Highlands Health Services that they would not be reimbursed.
Haliburton Artesian Well Drillers Dave Walker and Jake Woodward are satisfied each time they work a 14-hour day because the effort they put forward contributes to the future of the company they took over on March 7.
Tory Hill is one of 302 communities in Ontario the LCBO has listed for potential LCBO convenience outlets. Application packages are now available to businesses interested in applying for authorization to sell alcohol in designated communities.
A Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry proposal that, if implemented, will dramatically change moose hunting in Haliburton County and the rest of the province beginning in 2020 is open for public comment on Environmental Registry of Ontario until Se
A fireworks bylaw established in June by Dysart et al results in some Koshlong Lake residents being restricted in their fireworks use, while others on the part of the lake located within Highlands East municipality are not ...
Members of Canadian Union of Public Employees local 997, representing educational assistants, clerical and custodial staff in Trillium Lakelands District School Board, voted on Sept. 7 to take job action if they cannot come to an agreement at the negotiat
Signs directing visitors to the Story Tree, Wishing Well, and The Nest are strewn on the ground at the entrance of the Enchanted Forest at Abbey Gardens, left broken following vandalism to the children s play area that happened sometime over the weekend.
The sun shining perfectly reflected much of the bright, positive picture of the past year outlined in reports and the financial audit for the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation at the annual general meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5 ...
Volunteers, including musicians, spoken word artists and speakers are being invited to join survivors and allies in speaking out against sexual, relationship and domestic violence in an annual event ...
During a special meeting on Sept. 6, Haliburton County councillors instructed the county s chief administrative officer, along with the CAOs of the county s four, lower-tier townships, to draft a request for proposals for a service delivery and governance
A former Minden minister will grace the stage at Haliburton Highlands Brewing later this month, playing a solo show consisting of mostly original works, some of them about his journey away from the Christian faith.
Heather Clark of Haliburton has never caught a bigger fish in her life. Landing a 24.34-pound salmon at the Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular on Sunday, Aug. 25 not only brought attention and a real sense of achievement to the 61-year-old...
A regional housing task force comprised of realtors from Parry Sound, Orillia, Muskoka and Haliburton County intends to lobby for changes to government legislation that hinders the creation of all types of housing.
Local doctor Nell Thomas said she s receiving an increasing number of inquiries from patients about marijuana now that the drug is legal for recreational use in Canada. But the increased access has not corresponded with increased education on the risks in
Provincial Constable Michael Melnychuk of the Haliburton Highlands OPP said in the last two weeks, police received reports of one vehicle stolen in Dysart et al, items taken from two motor vehicles in Dysart et al and items stolen from one vehicle in Mi
Tom Hodgson s family tree includes some of the earliest educators, politicians and farmers in Haliburton County. His great-grandparents arrived in the area as early as 1864 and were heavily involved in the community and developing many of the institutions
The Haliburton County Development Corporation and the County of Haliburton are each receiving funding for projects through the province s Rural Economic Development (RED) program, administered through the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
There s no one quite like Bill Gliddon. It was a sentiment expressed by family, friends and members of the community who attended a celebration held on the lawn of St. George s Anglican Church on Aug. 11 in honour of Gliddon s 80th birthday.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the passing of Charlie Robb, who, alongside his wife Sheila and other growers, brought together the first Garlic Festival, held in Carnarvon, in 2008. Within two weeks of that festival, the Haliburton County Garlic
Councillors on the county s roads committee would like to see the data collected by the county s digital radar traffic signs analyzed and if it s demonstrated that certain areas present systemic speeding issues, have that information passed to the OPP.
Council has approved a rezoning of land designated for the rebuilding of the Bark Lake recreation centre that was destroyed by fire in 2016. The area will include space close to the shoreline for cottages, and an adjacent parking area. Existing separate b
There are marathons and then there are ultramarathons. The obvious difference between them is the distance, with ultras being anything over 42.2 kilometres, but there is much more to it.
Running more than 20 hours through the rugged terrain of the High
Gord Forbes has been on nearly a dozen water mission trips with Water Ambassadors Canada, a non-profit organization that works, according to its mission statement, to provide clean, safe drinking water to impoverished people living in developing countries