The future of Dorset s library was discussed at Algonquin Highlands council on Sept. 5, when Deputy Mayor Liz Danielsen, who sits on the Haliburton County Public Library board, brought the ongoing issue of sustainability of the Dorset and Cardiff branches
As the leaves of the forest begin to radiate the brilliance of the autumn season with its crimson hues, alluring ambers and glittering golds, hikers from all over are waiting in anticipation for the upcoming 15th annual Hike Haliburton Festival.
Personalized licence plates on the cars gathered in the parking lot of Gordon A. Monk funeral home on Sept. 9 brought memories of the old Canadian game show Bumper Stumpers to mind, but passersby weren t scratching their heads over deciphering whimsical c
Minden Hills township s population is growing, and growing older, according to the 2016 census.
This is showing a trend of retiring cottagers, said Minden Hills planner Ian Clendening, as he presented data to councillors during an Aug. 31 meeting.
Gwen Bryant was picking up her friend Nancy Cook for an afternoon of shopping and appointments in Haliburton village this past January when she found her sprawled on the ground at the bottom of her steps.
Record numbers of visitors came out for Minden Pride, the second annual celebration and first full-week of events and activities celebrating the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) community.
Haliburton made its mark at the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday, Aug. 26. The three-race effort paid off: the Haliburton Highlands Paddlers placed second in the festival s Female Consolation final.
During last week s Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) conference, the leaders of Ontario s main political parties rejected the idea of raising the HST by one per cent to assist with municipal infrastructure funding.
The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge Health Unit is warning residents to take precautions against mosquitoes after a local person was infected with West Nile virus for the first time in the region since 2012.
After a groundbreaking medical procedure, more than a week in the hospital and a mini press tour, Kristine Barry and Christopher Havill were finally able to bring their newborn Sebastian Havill up to Haliburton to meet his family
When Minden s Marci Mandel and her husband Alan Clark were considering a home for their golden years they never thought of the Passive House standard until a local builder started offering the service, steps from family living in Minden s downtown.
A series of province-wide appeals and settlements have decreased the assessed value of certain kinds of businesses within Ontario, and a settlement with one popular restaurant chain means that renovations at its buildings qualify as rebranding, and so d
The term length for warden of Haliburton County the head of county council will remain at one year. Haliburton County council is comprised of eight councillors, who are the reeves and deputy-reeves of the county s four lower-tier municipalities.
Algonquin Highlands township will request that the Ministry of Transportation install no parking and no stopping signs along Highway 35 near the Dorset tower in an effort to reduce traffic congestion and associated safety concerns at the site during t
A meeting with the environmental commissioner of Ontario got local politicians talking about upcoming legislation that will affect municipalities. However, specifics about how that change will happen is still unclear.