Construction will begin on Haliburton County’s new EMS base in Minden after county council gave the project the go-ahead at a special meeting July 16.
Haliburton County councillors are hoping to meet with the president and executive director of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario to relay their concerns about the proposed OPP billing formula.
After a three-year effort, the St. Peter’s All Canadian Hockey School is packing up its school supplies and relocating from Haliburton to Amherstburg, just south of Windsor.
It’s a small change in name, but it makes a world of difference for JoAnne Sharpley and the store that has been part of her life for 23 years.
Carol Jones’s life has been filled with a love of God and of nature. For the last 91 years, she has been devoted to Christianity and in awe of the natural world around her.
Murray Austin smiles when he points from his home on Riverside, recalling how several decades ago he and his friends walked across the open field to cross the narrow portion of the river using the “Schofield” rope bridge as an adolescent to get to Dover Spring long before Highway 118 was ever built.
The Rotary Club of Haliburton’s history can be seen throughout the village: in the locomotive beside the high school, in the tennis courts by the beach, in the new Head Lake bandshell and many points in between.
Anybody can fall.
The Sir Sam’s Ski and Bike resort is fostering a love for mountain biking with its Skills Camps this summer.
Local wakeboarders Jacob Bishop and Gavin Hicks are getting anxious to showcase their skills for family, friends and the public when the Sharpley Source for Sports Provincial Championships is held in Haliburton for July 12.
Matt Duchene Day is for the community and the children of Haliburton, said the man of the hour.
From the rookie to the veteran, the Red Hawks were represented well at the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations Track and Field Championship at Mississauga’s St. Marcellinus Secondary School from June 5 to 7.
Perennial gold medal threat Charlene Hicks led the Red Hawks with a gold in the senior triple jump at the Central Ontario Secondary School Athletics track and field meet Thursday at Bruce Faulds Track and Field Complex in Belleville.
Haliburton’s Kai-Shin North Branch Karate Club has been a fixture of the village’s downtown core for 14 years.
The following are HHSS sports briefs for the week of May 5 to 9.
Haliburton’s Matt Duchene needs votes to make the cover for the upcoming EA Sports NHL15 video game.
The storm might have held off, but Brock struck for six goals against the Red Hawks senior girls’ soccer team this past Thursday at the Gary G. Brohman Athletic Field in Haliburton.
In less than a year, more than 1,000 people will flock to the Highlands to participate in the 2015 Ontario 55+ Winter Games from Feb. 17 to 19, and this time organizers have prepared a decidedly Haliburton County experience for them.
By Gail Stelter Come to Town Tuesdays. Come to Haliburton Village. Come for the farmers’ market from noon to 4 p.m. Come for the Haliburton ...
My friend and I are “bug widows.” This term was coined by another friend last weekend as we headed off to attend Mariposa Folk Festival in Orillia.
Another provincial election has come and gone and Ontarians are looking at four years of rule by a very unexpected Liberal majority government.
I recently walked the Sculpture Forest over the at the college in the early morning and found myself contemplating our capacity as human beings for being creative.
Deep in the forest at the edge of Head Lake you can find a tiny piece of Africa.
On the list of political requests for the Oct. 27 municipal election, one of the easiest to fulfill and cheapest to enact would be enhanced recreation opportunities in Dysart et al.
Over the past few months, the Echo and Times have been running profile pieces about the lives of seniors in Hyland Crest and Highland Wood.
Last Monday we had a storm with more water coming down more quickly than Haliburton County has seen in a long time.