Along with winning back his seat in the House of Commons in the Oct. 21 election, Jamie Schmale also took first place in Student Vote, an exercise conducted at schools across the riding, as part of a larger Canada-wide initiative.
Haliburton County has a need for affordable housing for people in a broad scope of circumstances looking for homes including young families, the elderly, people with disabilities, job applicants, and the homeless population.
The opportunity to gain a new skill, meet new friends, receive a warm meal or help a neighbour can be life changing. In the 30 years SIRCH has been operating in Haliburton County, its programming has created an environment for personal and ...
Antoine Mountain s earliest years were spent in the company of his maternal grandmother, living along the Duhogah River. Born about 30 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle in 1949, along with his sister Judy he was raised by his grandparents Elizabeth...
Making the NHL is a dream of 10-year-old Eric Mueller s. The Haliburton youth got to live out that dream in some respects as a SENS Jr. Starter when the Ottawa Senators hosted the current Stanley Cup Champions, the St. Louis Blues on Thursday, Oct. 10
After conducting surveys and face-to-face interviews with municipality staff and councillors over the summer, Matthew Savino and Dennis Geelen of Savino Human Resources Partners presented a report titled Highlands East Organization Assessment Results ...
Carloads of people driving along scenic routes alongside trees bright and full with colourful leaves slowed as they approached Studio Tour signs dotted along the landscape throughout the county last weekend. The signs, each marked with a different letter,
While last week it looked as though schools in the Trillium Lakelands District School Board would be closed to classes Monday, weekend negotiations between the province and the Canadian Union of Public Employees saw a tentative deal struck, meaning it s b
After 32 years, the annual Haliburton County Studio Tour has undergone a host of new changes, including a new logo, a sponsorship program and rebranding, as it is now known as The Studio Tour Haliburton Highlands. The tour, which is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.
Converting more library branches to book depots or reducing operating hours at some branches were among the ideas broached during a budget-focused meeting of the Haliburton County Public Library board on Sept. 25.
Canadian history includes more than peacekeeping, the underground railroad, or a global reputation for inclusiveness and multiculturalism. There is a darker past that was revealed through the Truth and Reconciliation Commission ...
Carrolyn Shorey remembers playing with hair, and creating her first French braid, when she was as young as five years old.
Even growing up, my cousins, everybody was always getting me to braid, she said. When I was younger, I was constantly braiding
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.
A group of students and community members joined together on County Road 21 outside the high school in Haliburton on Friday afternoon demanding action on climate change as part of the Global Climate Strike.
It s always important to celebrate your achievements along the way of a long project, said Pamela Marsales, Toronto-Algonquin Greenway co-ordinator, on Sept. 17 at the Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre as she announced the TAG Summit being hosted to bring
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