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Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The 2020 graduating class had already learned and experienced growth through so much. Yes, they ve faced the typical challenges of high school students, and of those in a rural community with limited internet capability or public transportation ...
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Here in the Haliburton Highlands, land acknowledgements are becoming more common, but haven t yet been embraced as extensively as they could be.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
I spent the last year listening to my brain. I kept reinforcing the many reasons why I know I shouldn t get another dog. I swore after Bella died I would never go through losing another animal ever again. I made lists.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Re: Cemetery rules changing following mother s social media post, Haliburton Echo, June 23
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
It has become abundantly clear that the most effective, positive, immediate efforts the general public can make to help stem the spread of the COVID-19 virus ...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
A letter to the editor from the Haliburton Concert Series organizers
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
It is no wonder that people get disturbed with the way some of these folks act!
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
We are all given a lot in life that we don t understand. Things that we don t necessarily want. Life is not always fair, even or just. We can t control everything. What we can do is love the friends, the people, the acquaintances we have in our life.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Our editorial this week
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
As information about the spread of coronavirus and the devastating effects of the virus throughout the world has infiltrated our sources of information, much has been said about the state of our mental health during a global pandemic.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
We all have stories we ll tell about our time in this pandemic. How we spent our time, what we learned about ourselves, what was important every day, and how we got through it. We have all faced challenges.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The following is a letter to the public from Dysart et al Mayor Andrea Roberts.
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Summer is here, services and businesses are reopening, and all around us we see a jarring collision of perspectives on the coronavirus and the measures needed to protect ourselves.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
A letter to the editor from Gail Stelter of the Haliburton Lions.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
A letter to the editor from Nancy Brownsberger of the Haliburton Highlands
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Our editorial this week.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
This doesn t seem like it would be Dad s username, but doesn t it seem like a coincidence? I texted my sister. I had stumbled across a post from more than a decade ago on a gardening forum that sounded so much like my dad, who died in May.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
There is nothing like sitting out by a campfire under the evening sky. This article comes to you from my annual cottage adventure to Tobermory where I visit my good friends to soak in all the goodness and beauty that they have to offer.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Did you stop at the Haliburton and District Lions toll bridge? Oh, you didn t see it and you want to know where it is? Well it s 2020 and the Lions are part of the COVID-19 new normal. The toll bridge is online at haliburtonlions.com. That s right!
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
I write this with a heavy heart and a sense of responsibility to be a voice of kindness during such a difficult week for many people of Haliburton County.
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
A letter to the editor by Jackie Gentle of Haliburton
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Living through a pandemic has changed the way many of us look at the formerly accepted way of doing things. From curbside delivery to working from home, we re re-examining what we once thought was impractical, and finding there might be a better way, even
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
It s all about the hair for me. I have really thick hair that I inherited from my dad. It s been short my whole life and I like to think, funky. I get it cut every four to six weeks; my hair is important to how I feel. I always get compliments after I get
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
For the majority of us, the effects of the coronavirus pandemic are most obviously seen in our excursions into the outside world, particularly in our grocery stores, restaurants and local shops. Our collective anxieties have come to rest in these places
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
As those in Haliburton know only too graphically there are many who do not want to wear a mask. They will try to justify their position with wild claims, showing a fake Get Out of Jail Card or just plain stubborn refusal often stating It s a free
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