Minden Hills council has approved a proposal from Minden River Run, which will provide tube rentals and a shuttle service, allowing people to float from Rotary Park into Minden s downtown, this summer.
Bats have been facing an unprecedented population decline, leading the HHLT to launch a bat project last year to identify bat species and their distribution throughout the county. All eight species found in Ontario, including the four endangered species,
The County of Haliburton has approved for funding from the National Disaster Mitigation Program to assist with flood prevention planning. The county applied for the funding, nearly $180,000, last September. It will fund half the cost of Phase 1 of a c
A new online tool from the Coalition of Haliburton Property Owners Association (CHA) allows residents to discover what types of native vegetation best suit their properties as they go about re-naturalizing their shorelines.
If you re planning on heading to the 154th annual Haliburton County Fair on June 9, you may have a superhero sighting.This year s fair will feature much of the traditional line-up of fun, with some new highlights, including the first ever Minden Comic
A bird s eye view of the Minden Hills Cultural Centre and Museum grounds on the morning of May 25 would have shown parades of children heading there for a StoryWalk hosted by the EarlyON Child and Family Centre. Students from kindergarten and Grade 1 clas
While he wasn t in the room, PC leader Doug Ford loomed large during a provincial all-candidates meeting Monday, with a number of references to the party leader and the fact that, just 10 days before the election, the PC party had yet to release a fully
Many county residents have likely, at one time or another, received care from Dr. Douglas Fiddler.
Fiddler, a longtime physician with the emergency department at the Minden hospital, was piped and applauded out of the Minden HHHS facility on May 17, upon
Haliburton County will spend up to $565,000 on a mobile broadband expansion project through the Eastern Ontario Regional Network, and contribute another $40,000 for a broadband internet gap analysis for the region.
Through a voice-activated X-Box, the Flash television series is paused in Trevor Clement and Christine Barnes living room. The Minden couple sit on their couch surrounded by autographed pictures of some of their favourite sci-fi and horror film and TV ac
Disease. Infestation. Extreme weather. These are just a few of the consequences of human caused climate change in Haliburton County as highlighted in a new Environment Haliburton! display at Nature s Place.
Changes from the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services to the Fire Protection and Prevention Act will create new criteria for mandatory training and certification of firefighters in the province.
My parents fell in love with the Haliburton Highlands over 30 years ago when they bought a cottage in Minden. Since then, I ve been extremely lucky to spend most summers dockside and I jump at any chance to duck up to the cottage. And now, I m grateful to
Ruth E. Walker, an Oshawa-based author, welcomes a group of writers at an intimate gathering at the Minden Hills Cultural Centre with a powerful statement that even she didn t know she was a writer until the age of 40.
Toddlers step in from outdoor play and loudly inhale. It smells delicious, they note. A visitor to the EarlyON Child and Family Centre daycare in Minden says that it smells like Thanksgiving dinner in there. When the children sit down to eat lunch, they d