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
After giving so much of her time to keeping Haliburton s waterfront beautiful, Elva Heard s efforts are being remembered in part through a bench dedicated in her honour, overlooking Head Lake by the town docks.
Women have been seeking help in greater numbers in Haliburton County over the last year. During the Take Back the Night march in Haliburton on Thursday, Denise Morton-Sayles, a counsellor at YWCA Haliburton gave a speech to the group assembled in Head Lak
Much of the Coalition of Equitable Water Flow s annual communications meeting, held Sept. 14 at the Haliburton fish hatchery celebrated the work done through what was described as being a critical relationship between CEWF and the Trent-Severn Waterway,
Jamie Schmale says his top priority is driving down the cost of living for residents of Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock.
The Conservative candidate is the federal incumbent for HKLB, vying for re-election Oct. 21 after having been first elected as MP
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 ...
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