Tuesday, February 13, 2018
It s on these beautiful Canadian winter days when I m outside snowshoeing or skiing or walking to town or skating or watching dogsledding that I have these moments where I think and feel like the universe really loves me.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Twelve people in Haliburton County have been exceptionally lucky. Between Feb. 2 and Feb. 9, a dozen people found themselves on thin ice and then in the frigid water of local lakes.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
When RTO (Rural Transportation Options) began as a committee of Environment Haliburton! and we started to talk about public transportation in Haliburton County, we were greeted with skepticism and disbelief.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
It seems like council s been considering a transportation system forever. Much like the pool discussion, it returns again and again to the table for debate.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
DURING ANY type of event, something can and likely will go wrong ask any newly married couple what went wrong at their wedding and there will have been something that sticks in the minds of those who spent the time planning for it to be just so.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
For almost a decade, Rural Transportation Options has been advocating for some type of public transportation in the county.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
There are new resources available in Haliburton well known to some, which still elicit looks of puzzlement among others.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
THE EDITORIAL at the beginning of each year traditionally is about the stories we re anticipating in the year to come.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
One of the sayings at Christmas is it is better to give than receive.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Please let me begin by thanking you, the great people of Haliburton, for one of the best holiday seasons in the history of downtown Haliburton.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
A few weeks ago, I wrote a letter (which was published) expressing my concerns regarding the safety of Highway 118 east out of Haliburton.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
When fire destroyed The Great Haliburton Feed Company on a frigid evening in November of 2014, the community stepped up. Support for the store and the owners, Maureen Adams and Charles McAleaney, flooded in.
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Getting a pay increase for Dysart et al councillors is more difficult than one would expect.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
The Aging Well Committee of Haliburton County would like to thank the community and politicians for sharing in our journey to create an Age Friendly Master Plan for Haliburton County.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
This is our last newspaper before Christmas and includes our annual Season s Greetings special section. Each year, we assemble this supplement trying to capture some of what makes the holidays special both locally and in a wider sense.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
At a friends house for dinner recently, conversation turned (as it almost always does nowadays) to Donald Trump and Roy Moore. And there it stayed for some two hours straight as we guffawed and tsk-tsked about the state of the States.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
The councillors on the Haliburton County planning committee should be commended for recognizing and attempting to deal with the problems associated with County Road 21 as it enters Haliburton Village.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Downtown Haliburton is the place to be this holiday season! Please join us and experience the beauty of all the window displays and decorations. Each year businesses spend many hours preparing their businesses to host you for your Christmas shopping.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
The stomach-turning, fear-inducing, heart-breaking trial of Basil Borutski ended Nov. 24 with relatively little fanfare.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
People developing the technology and social media programs were not thinking about the amount of anxiety, depression, isolation, bullying, etc., that would be created intentionally or unintentionally. I don t think anyone could have anticipated the rise
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Christmas is the time of year when every retail business goes all-out with their product displays. It might seem at times that stores go over the top in their attempts to get you to part with your hard-earned dollars, but there s method to the madness, an
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The merry season of Christmas is progressing in the minds of many at this time of year. For some people it is a sad time of the year when they grieve the loss of a loved one in a significant way. The merry is nowhere to be felt.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Bill did it again! That s what I exclaimed to my wife, Janice, upon returning home from last Wednesday night s concert at St. George s Anglican Church.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
As a parent of two teenagers and a professional who works to help others in our community, I am hearing and having this conversation with our youth, multi-sector front line workers and directors leaders of varying organizations. I
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
I m sure everyone understands how uncomfortable it must be for Dysart council to discuss suggested increases to their own pay. Doing extensive research and then making appropriate adjustments is, no doubt, one way to handle it. However, some jurisdictions
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