Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Aside from giving the provincial government a chance to press the reset button on its flagging poll numbers, the prorogation of the legislature earlier this month had another side effect: bills making their way through the legislative process died.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Five days after last year s Take Back the Night walk against sexual and domestic violence, the region was shocked by a triple murder in Wilno, about an hour and a half northeast of Haliburton.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The civic holiday long weekend is here marking one of the busiest times in the Haliburton Highlands. The summer is half over, but there s still much to look forward to in the coming month.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Recent strife between Canada Post and its workers has brought to light how necessary traditional mail still is to many in this community and across the country.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
The high school graduation ceremony is an established tradition, choreographed down to the smallest detail, repeated year after year. You d think after so many renditions, the players would be noticeably fatigued ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
It s time we get to know our neighbourhood ticks because more of them are now carrying the bacteria that causes Lyme disease a serious condition for humans and some animals.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Our country has been in the midst of an intense and thoughtful conversation about the end of life and what supports and legislation should be available for those facing illness and death.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Your taxes are filed, your bills are paid, maybe you even have a return coming. Then you get the call: the Canada Revenue Agency is after you. You owe money and you need to pay up right away. In fact, you re so far behind, the OPP is coming to get you.