Tuesday, March 5, 2019
At the end of March, Haliburton audiences will have the chance to see why actors performing in Glorious! The True Story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the Worst Singer in the World deserve awards in the art of keeping a straight face.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Robert Fisher has been embracing the rural life since retiring from his decades-long career in television and radio journalism, getting used to power outages, learning to use a chainsaw and donning his orange tuque when hunting season rolls around.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Dysart et al councillors will look at allowing snowmobilers to drive down Highland Street. The issues of snowmobilers driving on sidewalks in Haliburton Village came up during a Feb. 26 council meeting.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Terminally ill and long-term patients at SickKids can now travel to Haliburton and race down a wintry trail while being pulled by a Winterdance dogsled team, without even leaving their hospital room.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
The Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce announced this year s nominees for the Business and Community Achievement Awards on March 1. They received 127 nominations from across Haliburton County.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
A Feb. 20 meeting for family members of Highland Wood residents who were relocated from the long-term care home in Haliburton in early February due to a leaky roof provided information about the unexpected situation from Haliburton Highlands Health Servic
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Dysart et al council will be looking at the township s fee structure, with an eye to what the organizers of for-profit events at Head Lake Park should be paying to the municipality.
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Rebeka Borgdorff remembers vividly the moment clean water came surging up from beneath the ground in a village in Guatemala. The Haliburton teacher had travelled to the Central American country with Water Ambassadors Canada, then known as Living Water
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
When Anna Froebe, an independent HR consultant who works with business owners in this community, is asked how many businesses are likely not compliant with the rules and deadlines they must follow to meet provincial accessibility standards under the Acces
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Twenty huskies are in foster homes following a visit by police to a Highlands East property. Haliburton Highlands OPP had been on the property on Friday, Feb. 22 on an unrelated matter when they noticed the dogs, which they thought needed assistance. T
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Dysart et al council is looking to crack down on the use of fireworks in the municipality, with one member musing about an all-out ban on the items.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a collision that occurred shortly before 2pm today.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
A man has been transported by air ambulance to a Toronto hospital with non-life threatening injuries after his snowmobile collided with a vehicle and then caught fire near Lochlin this afternoon.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
When broadcast journalist Robert Fisher first began reporting on Queen s Park politics in the late 1970s, there were only six women MPPs out of 125 seats. Women were the majority in the province, but represented a small minority in the legislature.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Dysart councillors took a third look at the budget on Thursday and determined a tax increase of 6.71 per cent was necessary. For residential properties with an assessment of $100,000, the increase will amount to $17.84 extra a year.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
The Haliburton County Folk Society is once again highlighting the multitude of Haliburton Highlands talent with the sixth annual Homemade Stew concert on April 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Lit by the faint blue light of the projection screen, showing names from a time forgotten, Gayle Kitchener looks with interest at one corresponding to her grandfather on her father s side. With just a name and a place of birth, Kitchener came to the Ha
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Trees along the shoreline of Head Lake Park are doing well, for the most part, with good soil conditions. Trent University student Anieca Lloyd gave a presentation on her research into the trees during Dysart s environment and climate change committee
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Highland Storm Midget coach James Reilly is proud of his team for advancing to the OMHA provincial final for Midget CC teams against the Twin Centre Stars, which is near Kitchener.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A lineup formed along the wall of the Legion hall on Tuesday evening as the room filled with diners, hungry and ready for a plate of pancakes, sausage and fresh fruit. From the far corner, members of St. George s Choir sang You Are My Sunshine, accompan
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Many more suspensions and expulsions were handed out to students in the Trillium Lakelands District School Board in the period between September and January of this school year than during the same period last year, or the year before that.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Highlands East council is looking to approve the 2019 draft budget, which includes a 3.56 per cent tax hike, an increase of about $16 per $100,000 of residential property assessment, raising $5,964,450 in taxation.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Ward 4 Councillor John Smith s first community town hall meeting ended up garnering plenty of attention on Thursday evening as dozens of people arrived at the West Guilford Community Centre to share their views and listen to what the new member of Dysart
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
The Stuart Baker Elementary School Winter Carnival brought families and loved ones of area students out to enjoy winter, as the annual by-donation event helped to raise $2,519 for an outdoor classroom.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Highlands East councillors were hesitant about a new open air burning bylaw brought forward by Chris Baughman, acting fire chief. County fire chiefs had reviewed and amended the open air burning bylaws after the close of the fire season in October las
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