Councillors on the county s roads committee would like to see the data collected by the county s digital radar traffic signs analyzed and if it s demonstrated that certain areas present systemic speeding issues, have that information passed to the OPP.
The Township of Algonquin Highlands is sending a letter to the Ministry of Transportation with its concerns about how delays with the ministry s approval process are holding up projects in the township.
The Minden Hills Cultural Centre provided the setting and backdrop for a live history performance on Aug. 10. The Live History theatre company troupe customized the interactive show, called In Time, to the location and history of the area. Guests arrived
Organizers of Minden Pride Week s Burlesque Ball are promising an inclusive, end-of-summer dance party with fantastic costuming, fantastic performance art, world class music, world class DJing and some of Toronto s top drag queen performers.
An ongoing drawdown of lakes that are part of the Trent Severn Waterway feeder system, combined with evaporation, mean water levels on a number of county lakes are below average seasonal levels.
July s hot, dry weather has contributed to lower-than-usual
Roxy Campbell walks through the automatic doors of the Minden emergency department and is immediately greeted by name by nurses, who get a quick pet in. She then takes a moment to cozy up to anyone waiting at triage who might need a cuddle before she walk
The Haliburton County Development Corporation and the County of Haliburton are each receiving funding for projects through the province s Rural Economic Development (RED) program, administered through the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
Fifty children and 25 adults have benefited from the affordable housing Places for People provides since the Haliburton County charity began renting units in 2010. Currently, 12 adults and 21 kids live in the eight units spread across the four municipalit
A report stemming from a food forum hosted by Harvest Haliburton that took place in Minden earlier this year makes a number of recommendations for establishing a sustainable food system in Haliburton County.
The township received a clean audit from Oscar Poloni, KPMG auditor, who presented to council on the 2018 financial statements. The total financial assets have increased from $10.7 million in 2017 to $11 million in 2018, according to Poloni s report summa
Patricia Walshe began a presentation on light pollution on behalf of the Climate Change Action Committee with a colourful photograph of a busy city streetscape showing a background of the brightly lit windows of tall apartment buildings and the blur of ca
The proposed Haliburton Highlands Ontario Health Team has made it through the first round of self-assessments, according to an announcement on July 18 by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
Craig and Carolyn Traynor gather with friends and patrons in their Norland gift shop, A Zebra of a Different Stripe, talking about the ceramic cow figurines colourfully collected on a display in front of them
Bruce Fisher has completed his week-long journey from July 3 to 9, battling intense heat to get to Courtright, Ont. from Minden Hills to raise money for the Haliburton County Special Olympics Red Wolves.
Sometimes you have to be good to be lucky and Dalton Kellett took full advantage of a collision between two front runners to earn his first podium of the 2019 Indy Lights series season at the Honda Indy on Sunday, July 14 in Toronto.
After a noteworthy surge of animal bite investigations since the spring, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is reminding residents to enjoy wild animals from a distance, ask permission before touching an unknown pet, and ensure thei
The provincial government is making funding available for the replacement of a bridge in Minden Hills, although the completion of the project would require the federal government to also produce funding.
Algonquin Highlands will make repairs to a large commercial hangar at the Stanhope Airport, a hangar known as Hangar D, before the space can be rented out to new clients.
An inspection of the hangar built larger than the airport s other hangars at 2,50
For Ian Kinross and his wife Nadine Wirsig, it was a pleasant surprise to hear that the Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists were launching an eastern bluebird bird box program along Gelert Road, as they ve been housing two boxes of their own for over f
Minden Hills council will enter into a site plan agreement with the Haliburton Kawartha Lakes Housing Corporation for the second phase of the affordable housing project off Parkside Street near the arena, meaning work on the project will soon be underway
Artists Anna Swanson and April White have come to Haliburton County from Newfoundland to take part in the Halls Island Artist Residency, and they joked that they ve packed some garbage along with them.
The sun was bright and the mosquito count was down when we arrived at the latest Haliburton Highlands Land Trust Discovery Days event, Magnificent Moths. As we walked into the field, a gentleman poking around in the long grass with digital camera in hand,