Tuesday, January 29, 2019
To her long list of ever-growing accolades, 16-year-old apiarist and entrepreneur Morgan Burke can now add that she is the recipient of an Ontario Junior Citizen Award.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
During upcoming budget deliberations, Haliburton County councillors will decide whether the county should hire a new staff person dedicated to the recruitment of physicians, as well as economic development.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
At the back of Ron Lofthouse s Haliburton home, his apiary of bees is quiet, hibernating for the winter. It s a complete contrast to spring and summer when the bees are busy, coming and going from his yard.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
One of three pillars of Haliburton County s tourism strategy is building and promoting the culinary arts such as the area s farmers markets, restaurants, maple syrup, wild edibles and craft breweries.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The following are brief reports of items discussed at the Jan. 16 meeting of Highlands East council.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The mayor and deputy mayor of Dysart et al say they are supportive of examining the structure and operations of the current two-tier municipal system in search of efficiencies though that doesn t necessarily lead to amalgamation.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement is working with staff at Haliburton Highlands Health Services long-term care homes, conducting a program known as EPAC, which stands for Embedding Palliative Approaches to Care.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Fleming College representatives say they will adapt and be innovative in response to a reduction in tuition fees announced last week.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
The County of Haliburton is asking the provincial government to sustain levels of municipal funding through the Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund for rural and northern communities.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The series, which is called Winter Blues at the Blue Line, will run from January to May, on the last Friday of each month. As its title indicates it s a blues series; and it s so great to see the blues finally established in the Highlands.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
At last week s Enviro-Cafe in Haliburton, attendees watched a few short videos about issues around plastic and potential solutions, and then shared their collective frustration about what to do. The Enviro-Cafe was run by Environment Haliburton and too
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The Haliburton Highlands Secondary School drama class brought ABBA songs to life through a production of Mamma Mia at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion in Haliburton this week.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Get your submissions in by Jan. 15 for the Helluva Hut ice fishing hut makeover contest to be eligible to win a makeover worth $5,000, including prizes.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Stuart Baker Elementary School music teacher Drew Hewitt is already envisioning a holiday concert number next year with more than two dozen ukulele players, strumming an uplifting tune thanks to a successful application for a $2,500 national grant.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Beth O Connor said she was so inspired by an end-of-year article in the paper detailing the commitment and conviction of volunteers to the SIRCH organization s Community Kitchen program, that she wanted to help.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The provincial government has announced Dysart s share of the gas tax funding for public transit service. Dysart will receive $14,933, which goes to the DYMO bus service, which provides transportation for persons with disabilities.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The OPP is warning people of a new scam phone call in which the caller says you ve won $12.5 million and a new car.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
As of Jan. 1, penalties for driving with a handheld wireless communication device, such as a cellphone, have increased for drivers in Ontario.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Witness trees, trees that have stood through history and can help date when significant events like forest fires occurred by way of increment boring extracting a small sample of the core of the tree to analyze and count rings can help tell us about th
Sunday, January 13, 2019
Joe and Janis Blimkie are filled with gratitude for Barry Line residents who gave them blankets and brought them home after a bad car accident mid-afternoon on Sunday, Jan. 6.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Former MP Barry Devolin has launched TravelMaven, a new tour and travel planning company and will host a TravelMaven Information Night at the United Church in Haliburton on Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Held from Jan. 18 to Jan. 20, this Ontario Federation of Sleddog Sports Triple Crown Race Series boasts mushers from all over the province, Quebec and the northern United States, vying for a $5,000 purse.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Smoke alarms saved the lives of a family on Wigamog Road during a house fire on Tuesday, Jan. 8, Dysart s fire chief says.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
When the clock struck midnight, bringing us from 2018 into 2019, for many the change of the date also brought about new focus in the form of New Year s resolutions.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
In the very early morning hours of Jan. 3, Kenlee Ella Wilson became Haliburton County s newest resident.
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