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.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
On Feb. 25, the provincial Liberal government revealed this year s budget filled with ambitious promises. Among them, the announcement that students coming from homes bringing in $50,000 or less a year will have free tuition.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Norman Yan had a refreshing message to impart on Saturday when he addressed Environment Haliburton s membership during their AGM: there s reason for optimism.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Belatedly, Jack Frost made his way to the Highlands last weekend with bitter temperatures between -41ºC and a relatively balmy -17 by Sunday afternoon. It was more than we bargained for.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
If you ve been grocery shopping in the last couple of months, you ve noticed the incredible increase in the cost of some fruits and vegetables. And, if you ve been paying attention over the last year, you ve probably taken note of the increase in price of
Monday, February 1, 2016
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kawartha Lakes Haliburton needs the men of this county to join them in their mission of empowering kids and teenagers to fulfill their potential.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Cancer has taken over the North American psyche. It is one of the most feared diseases, consuming vast amounts of time and energy and generating plenty of hand-wringing among the sick and healthy alike.