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Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Baked and Battered had only just reopened from their winter hiatus in March when the coronavirus pandemic hit and Premier Doug Ford ordered all restaurant dining areas closed.
Friday, May 8, 2020
These last few months have been trying times for all. We were initially told the closures and restrictions would only be a couple of weeks, but as the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic became clearer, it was necessary for the Province to continue with the
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Haliburton County organizations are getting an injection of $20,000 thanks to a federal grant distributed through the United Way for the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Surrounded by nearly 50 donated bikes of various sizes and styles some with tassels, some with baskets in his front yard, Blake Paton says he s happy with the response from the community to his initiative to get people riding.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Pulling out scraps of wood with her likeness from a tin container, painter Rossana Dewey s series of self-portraits made during the pandemic reveal the emotions she s gone through, one day at a time.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
It took little convincing to get Len Pizzey to agree to write the second edition of the Profiles of the Presidents book for the Rotary Club of Haliburton. At the club s 75th anniversary gala in 2019, then-president Ted Brandon floated the idea past ...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
All June graduations throughout the Trillium Lakelands District School Board will be postponed, the director of education announced in a letter to the community on May 1.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Alongside working on her regular Grade 10 school assignments due now, Olivia Melle has been thinking to the future.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
I had never been more excited for any job, ever. Moving out to the Highlands for the summer and pursuing my love of journalism with an internship at the Haliburton Echo was like a dream come true.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
All long-term care residents and staff have been tested for COVID-19 at Haliburton Highlands Health Services facilities as part of a directive of the Ontario government.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
The provincial government s decision to allow some construction activities to resume was good news for the Haliburton County Home Builders Association, which issued a press release on Friday, May 1 praising the decision.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Last week, on Tuesday afternoon, a procession of cars gathered at the Eagle Lake Country Market, the drivers and passengers greeting each other with a smile or wave or kind word at a distance ...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Demand for mental health services is on the rise as Ontarians head into the eighth week since the state of emergency was called due to the coronavirus pandemic on March 17.
Friday, May 1, 2020
All June graduation ceremonies throughout the Trillium Lakelands District School Board will be postponed, the director of education announced in a letter to the community on May 1.
Friday, May 1, 2020
The provincial government s decision to permit some construction activities to resume was good news for the Haliburton County Home Builders Association, which issued a press release on Friday, May 1 praising the decision.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Answering common landfill questions. Jenn W asks: Where do I put my milk cartons?
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Efforts to improve the landscape around Silver Beach condominiums has landed a committee of residents the honour of being the first recipients of the Lake Kashagawigamog Organization s Conservation Award.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
In a photo she posted online, Minden Hills Deputy Mayor Lisa Schell shows how she attended a county council meeting participating in a way she hasn t before: feet up on a reclining chair in her living room with her dog Gucci curled up beside her.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
School staff have been adapting quickly to changes to the education system, and continue to work through challenges distance learning presents, a spokesperson for Trillium Lakelands District School Board said.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Organizers of the Haliburton Home and Cottage Show investigated other venues and dates for 2020 before deciding that the show would not happen this year.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Haliburton County councillors discussed what kinds of communications should be issued by the upper-tier of the county in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic during an April 22 meeting.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
All seven of those who were confirmed to have had the coronavirus in Haliburton County are no longer infected with the virus, news that led to celebratory posts on social media over the weekend and affirms the importance of physical distancing and hand hy
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Almost 20 viewers watched a live-streamed meeting of council on April 21, as Highlands East councillors met virtually by phone, broadcasting the online meeting on YouTube.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Additional events for this spring and summer have been cancelled as organizations take precautions to avoid further spread of the coronavirus in the community.
Monday, April 20, 2020
Mason Gordon stands a few metres from the shed at the West Guilford landfill where he works as a landfill attendant on a warm Friday morning, travel mug in hand, watching as vehicles pull into the driveway and to their right, up to the recycling bins.
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