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Monday, April 13, 2020
A photo shared online by Extendicare last week freezes a moment in time for Janice Benoit and her dad Jim Nesbitt, and captures love in the time of COVID-19, when families are separated from each other to prevent the spread of the contagious virus.
Monday, April 13, 2020
As parents around Ontario learned that schools would be closed for two weeks after March Break, and then indefinitely as the province grapples with the spread of COVID-19, educational resources were shared online and some families prepared while some pani
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
An easy smile washes over Bill Gliddon s face as he sits on his porch, talking about the musical interludes he offers over the phone to residents at long-term care facilities in Haliburton.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Two major arts institutions in Haliburton have nixed their summer plans for 2020, adding to the growing list of cancellations in the county as efforts continue to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
On April 12, shortly before 4 p.m. members of the Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police and emergency crews were called to an address on Gainforth Road to assist with a serious dog bite complaint.
Monday, April 13, 2020
It takes 40 litres of sap to make one litre of syrup and the ideal conditions for high yields is cold nights and warm days. Haliburton County has seen its fair share of such weather and area producers have been the beneficiaries of strong sap flow.
Friday, April 10, 2020
On Thursday, April 9 the Haliburton Highlands and City of Kawartha Lakes Central Street Crime Unit with the assistance of the Central Region Tactical Response Unit and Central Region Canine officers, executed a warrant at an address on Hutchings Road, in
Thursday, April 9, 2020
As of April 7, 2020 we continue to see the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rise in Ontario and across Canada. Everyone needs to be aware of the seriousness of this situation and do their part to help flatten the curve and stop the spread. There has b
Thursday, April 9, 2020
In light of the upcoming Easter long weekend, it s imperative, more now than ever that we continue to work together to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within Highlands East and Haliburton County. We need to stay home, practice physical distancing and avoid
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Firstly, we understand that for many, this is typically a time to gather with family and friends. We would like to urge everyone to reach out to loved ones via telephone or video chat and restrict their face-to-face socialization to members of their immed
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Effective April 5, 2020, the Building Departments for the municipalities of Algonquin Highlands, Dysart et al, Highlands East, and Minden Hills will not be issuing any new building or septic permits. We know there are many projects in the final stages of
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Money from the federal government will soon be flowing to the Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre, which serves the region including Haliburton County, to launch a pilot crisis support project.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Requirements of keeping a distance from others and limiting trips outside of the home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus may present an increased risk for women who are experiencing violence.
Monday, April 20, 2020
Standing on her deck at the side of her house, warmed by the spring sun and the sight of the vehicles filled with family and friends waving and shouting happy birthday, Carol! Carol Stamp cried.
Sunday, April 19, 2020
The following is an update from the Municipality of Highlands East issued April 17 regarding penalties and interest deferral.
Monday, April 20, 2020
Many doctors in Ontario are seeing lower volume of patients in their offices, as concerns over contracting the COVID-19 virus grow. To address this issue and to expand access to medical expertise, the website Dial-a-Doc was formed, which provides consu
Monday, April 20, 2020
Changes to services offered through the YWCA Peterborough Haliburton during the coronavirus pandemic has caused concern to a local woman who says she used the service in the past and is worried Haliburton County women won t have the support they need.
Monday, April 20, 2020
The health unit is keeping track of those who have tested positive for the coronavirus and contacting those they ve come in contact with, but they won t be releasing details about which towns or municipalities they live in.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
The following is an update from the Municipality of Highlands East on April 16 including details on: Information Centre, Summer Swim Program & Cardiff Pool in Highlands East
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Imagine the pressure! You are a young, talented opera singer looking to launch your career in the major opera houses of the world. If you get selected at this audition, you ll be enrolled in a five-week, all expenses paid master class with some of the lea
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
As Morgan Fisher enters her 30th week of pregnancy, the world looks different than she expected it to when she imagined the birth of her daughter with husband Mark. The Haliburton residents plan to welcome their baby in June, with support from The Midw
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Whether or not some staff of the Haliburton County Public Library might be laid off during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic was discussed during an April 8 meeting of the library board.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
We are here to help: that s the message from the Central Food Network, a registered charity that includes the Highlands East Food Hub and the Cardiff Community Food Bank. Carol Greenwood, co-ordinator of the Highlands East Food Hub in Wilberforce and c
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Blake Paton, a teacher at J. Douglas Hodgson Elementary School, is asking the public to donate unloved and derelict bicycles, which he will repair and distribute to local families in need. Pick-up is also available if required. Paton is also offering rep
Monday, April 20, 2020
As long-term care homes come under the microscope during the coronavirus pandemic, with outbreaks happening at almost one in five across the province, one factor that could help limit the spread is to restrict where staff work.
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