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 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.
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 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 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
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
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
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
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 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 following are brief reports of items discussed at the Jan. 16 meeting of Highlands East council.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
The Glebe Park and museum committee is hoping Dysart et al council will do something about the clubhouse building in the park.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Notices are going out this week to about 5,600 students in the area covered by the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit whose vaccination records are not up to date.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Residents will soon be able to book rentals of some public spaces in Dysart et al though the use of Perfect Mind software, which is scheduled to go live on the municipality s website in February.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Sales have been down at Haliburton s Ethel Curry Gallery, dropping substantially each year since the 2008 recession. Last year, it got to the point that owner Wayne Hooks decided to close shop for the month of February open on Saturdays only.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Julian Taylor first started playing guitar while staying at Kilcoo Camp as a 10-year-old.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
The following are brief reports of items discussed at the Jan. 24 meeting of Haliburton Highlands Health Services board.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
McKecks owner Aaron Walker, who owns and operates the restaurant with wife Melissa Walker, was happy to donate $1,000 this year, bringing a two-year total to $2,500. It s a great partnership and definitely the HCSA is probably the largest driver of to
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
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 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 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
A recent announcement by the provincial government to withdraw $15 million from the Ontario Trillium Foundation budget for this winter is being met with disappointment in the Highlands.
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