Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Mapping wetlands is one of the first steps to providing them legal protection, prohibiting development that could hinder their ability to filter water, mitigate flooding, safeguard wildlife, and sequester carbon.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
The municipality of Highlands East and County of Hastings might still work together to bring a doctor to the area through a joint recruiting project despite a previous recruit not working out.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
School will be out this summer in a big way for Larry Hope. Hope, who s been director of the Trillium Lakelands District School Board for the past decade, announced last week that he will retire at the end of July, officially tendering his resignation
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
The Bark Creek Wetland Complex has been deemed provincially significant by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. Municipal planner Chris Jones told councillors at a Jan. 14 meeting of Highlands East council that he had received notice of the
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Korey McKay is in the unique position of working in a job that didn t exist two years ago when she enrolled in a master s program that would eventually enable her to work in the role.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Joe Carriere said trying to find parking in downtown Haliburton that would allow for his wife to safely exit the car and not have to then climb over a snowbank gave him such grief that he reached out with his concerns.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Rotating one-day strikes are set to involve teachers at the county s high school, alternate education centre, and elementary schools on Tuesday, as the unions intensify job action over stalled negotiations with the province.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
For many of Haliburton s downtown retailers, the winter season is a slower, at times stressful time of year, but one that can be weathered with careful planning and a dash of tenacity. The money earned in the summer needs to be managed to make it through
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
As a holiday project, a group of knitters decided this year they d put their needles together and whip up a batch of special creations especially useful for people with dementia, Alzheimer s and autism called twiddle muffs.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
William Savage was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for 25 years on Dec. 3, after he was found guilty on Nov. 22 of one count of first-degree murder.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Ever since Jay McIvor was 14, he s loved to eat. He parlayed this passion for food to his culinary journey allowing him to enrich his life with the flavours of the world.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
It s been more than 10 years since Matt Duchene was drafted third overall by the Colorado Avalanche, his favourite childhood hockey team, as an 18-year-old. There s been a lot of change since.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Some members of Haliburton County s tourism advisory committee, and the manager of one of the county s largest accommodators, continue to have concerns about the proposed use of online travel company TripAdvisor by the county s tourism department.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The tax rate increase in Dysart s draft 2020 budget is sitting at 3.65 per cent, with the budget scheduled to be passed at a council meeting at the end of the month.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
When Courtney Cook was scheduled to go to Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Jan. 3 to induce her pregnancy, the thought crossed her mind that her baby might be the first Haliburton County resident born in 2020 under the care of the Midwifery ...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
After spending most of her life in downtown Toronto, the new dean at Haliburton School of Art + Design packed up her things, making sure to remember her parka and snowshoes, and moved to Haliburton village.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Green burials have support in principle from the county s municipal governments, now it s time to find ways to overcome logistical barriers, says the chair of the Green Burial Working Group.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Elementary school teachers are not participating in field trips or supervising extra-curricular activities in order to demonstrate their frustration with contract talks with the provincial government.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Christmas has passed, but snowmobilers are still waiting for the gift of the open trail. This past weekend s fluctuating temperatures, heavy rain and snow was a mixed blessing for the Haliburton County Snowmobile Association.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Heather Phillips thought someone was playing a trick on her when she got the call from Renzo Rosati of the Downtown Haliburton Business Association that she won two tickets to Cayo Coco, Cuba.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
This Sunday, the Grade 11 12 drama class will stage the cult classic, rock musical from the 1970s, The Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion in Haliburton.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
A Bancroft man died following a single-vehicle collision east of Highland Grove over the holidays.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
A Highlands East resident is facing several charges after being stopped by OPP in the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
The supervisor of the young Hydro One employee who was killed on the job in Haliburton County last year will be back in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on Jan. 16.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Business owners say little was taken, but break-ins cause wide-ranging damage
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