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Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Element, has many meanings, said Agnes Jamieson Gallery curator Laurie Carmount at the opening reception of new exhibition, Elements, at the Minden Hills Cultural Centre last week.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Born in what is now Latvia and buried in Minden, artist André Lapine was a contemporary of members of the Group of Seven.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
The Minden Times toured a studios across the Highlands. Here are some photos from Wendy Wood s and Rickie Woods s studios. Photos by Angelica Ingram
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
First, a long, pointed beak appeared, then a single yellow eye. Next, it was a curve of neck, and feathers blue-grey, charcoal, white alive in the play of light, and the love of a naturalist.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
When local artist April Gates decided to move her home and business to the hamlet of Donald, she was excited about the offerings her new neighbourhood would bring.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Haliburton Highlands Secondary School proud graduate and musician Gordie Tentrees is returning to the Highlands for a performance when he takes the stage in the Austin Sawmill Heritage Park at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18 in Kinmount.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
With the sun setting and the full moon rising overhead, the Gull River will glow with flickering candlelight from a flotilla of lanterns. Adorned with Japanese symbols and images, painted by people to honour loved ones who have passed on, the lanterns ar
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The Dominion Hotel, Raven Lake, Highland Ridge long-term care home, The Highland Times newspaper if all of that sounds familiar, it s because the Haliburton Highlands serves as a slightly altered setting for Rosemary McCracken s most recent murder myste
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Once the manse of the United Church, then a law office 15 Newcastle St. has lived many lives. And today, on July 3, it opens its doors for a sneak peek at its latest incarnation Finn Artists Centre.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Where has the time gone for the Highlands Opera Theatre?
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
One of the oldest buildings in Haliburton County, Minden s St. Paul s Anglican Church is celebrating its 150th birthday this year.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Cat does not like Valentine s Day. It s too mushy, and he s not interested in giving anyone a Valentine especially not his new neighbour, Dog. Dog has been howling, and throwing his bones over the fence. When Dog throws his ball over the fence, Cat has h
Thursday, November 26, 2015
A folksy trio consisting of Stratford songstresses Dayna Manning, Emm Gryner and, as of recently, lightning-fast fiddler Lindsay Schindler, Trent Severn brought its three-part harmonies and finely crafted, narrative-based tunes to the Minden United Church
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
To say Astrid Young is a chameleon when it comes to careers is an understatement. A singer songwriter, Astrid has been a professional musician for decades, but has also penned a memoir, made a short film and is a certified wine sommelier.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
For me, it s just an excuse to be outside, says Sheila Ziman of her art. An environmentalist and founding member of the Haliburton Highlands Land Trust, Ziman is also a skilled weaver and her exhibit Wetlands and Waterways, now showing at Minden s A
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
How do you plan for the future when your own parents don t believe you have one?
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
On Sunday, Oct. 25, the Haliburton Concert Series will present duo pianists Robert Kortgaard and Peter Tiefenbach in the final concert of its 2015 season. The concert takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Day One: The Georgia Flu explodes over the surface of the earth like a neutron bomb. News reports put the mortality rate at over 99 per cent. Week Two: Civilization has crumbled. Year 20: A band of actors and musicians, called the Travelling Symphony, mov
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Carolyn Scott s experience with Haliburton was so positive, she wants to sing it from the rooftops and in a way she is. Scott, a Toronto-based actor, is putting on a special rendition of Autism is a Pain in the Aspergers on Oct. 17 as a fundraiser for
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Marketed as the largest hiking festival in Canada with 70 guided hikes across Haliburton County from Sept. 17 to 20, the festival included food and entertainment such as Blister Ball s featured band, the Betty and the Bobs.
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