Tuesday, November 24, 2015
There is a movement in this county, as there is across the country, to bring refugees here. Well before Justin Trudeau pledged that his government would ensure 25,000 Syrians came to Canada by the end of 2015, a group of Haliburton County residents ...
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
We usually look at digital information technology as something that makes our lives easier. Certainly, it can provide access to information and resources previously inaccessible to whole portions of society. But sometimes access comes at a disproportio
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
A couple of weeks ago, I was sitting in Nancy Brownsberger s office at Community Support Services with manager of hospice, palliative care, supportive housing and assisted living Melanie Hawkins.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Haliburton s downtown is becoming increasingly unsafe. Not unsafe in the way a city street is unsafe we re still all smiling and waving to each other as usual but the traffic congestion and pedestrian risk is increasing.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
This week, our front-page story is another example of Pinestone changing hands. When the Echo posted a short update on the sale of the resort on Facebook last week, one commenter summed it up this way: Again.