Letters to the Editor
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
On Aug. 3, my husband Ben Guenther and myself, Jamie Guenther, including our employee Sandra Harris, were all blessed to capture this beautiful photo of a mother deer and her babies.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
I have recently written about missed opportunities for truth to be spoken to power and this sad story is about power being used to deny the value of truth.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
During the last couple of weeks I have been struck by three examples of missed opportunities for Truth to be spoken to Power. Not surprisingly, two of these involve President Trump but the third is truly local.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
My wife and I recently returned from a short visit to upper New York State (Clayton and Cape Vincent), an area we have visited many times in the past few years. It is lovely.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
It s been a year since our family, and our community has lost Phoenix Acero, and we want to express our deepest gratitude for the support we have felt from so many of you.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Now that spring is finally arriving, the improvements to Highway 118 will be completed. It is good to see the improvements, but even over the winter with the improvements to date, the traffic has increased in average speed especially when travelling west
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
A couple of years ago I caught a bad case of ski envy, so I checked out the price of these magnificent boards online. Youch! So I sauntered over to JoAnne Sharpley s Source for Sports to take a look at what they had, and there was nothing like them.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Premier Wynne announced free child care for thousands of preschoolers until full day kindergarten starting in 2020, a $2.2-billion initiative. Of course this would take place after the provincial election in 2018 if ...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Anyone who knows me, knows that I love to receive personal mail. I correspond with people across North America, in the U.K. and Australia, and send hundreds of cards and letters every year.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Last year, 70,000 riders from over 200 communities nationwide took a ride on the Heart and Stroke Big Bike, presented by Dairy Farmers of Canada.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The Polar Bear Challenge recently held by the Haliburton and District Lions Club, as part of the annual Dysart Frost Festival, was a resounding success with approximately $6,900 collected for two hospitals, The Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto) ...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
My family and I have lived on the narrows for a few years. It is not a rare circumstance to hear snowmobiles going by at all hours of the day and night as soon as the ice sets. This past Friday, at 3 a.m., a pair of men went through the thin ice plunging
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
When RTO (Rural Transportation Options) began as a committee of Environment Haliburton! and we started to talk about public transportation in Haliburton County, we were greeted with skepticism and disbelief.