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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Just a reminder that this Saturday, May 25 the Maple, Beech & Cameron Lake Assoc. (MBC) is hosting our Summer Safety Speaker Series. It is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Stanhope Community Centre. Never take your water safety for granted; read below.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
To the Editor, MPP Laurie Scott, nothing you have said to defend or justify the cuts to our libraries stands up under scrutiny. During the announcement of these cuts in the legislature, you nodded and clapped along with your colleagues.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Dear Ms. Scott, Regarding your letter in the newspapers about funding inter-library loans. I tried to find the real costs of the inter-library shipping. According to you it is $1.38 by mail and $4 with the old way of shipping through SOLS. That
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Back in 2016 Minden Hills council passed a bylaw that limited fireworks use to a select number of days in the year. New Year s Eve, the weeks preceding and following Canada Day and the weekends of Victoria Day and Labour Day. It doesn t work. The bylaw is
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
To the Editor, The question is vaping safe? came up in class today and I d like to talk to you about the research I have done. But first, I d like to tell you why I m concern.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
To the Editor, Re: cuts to library services and health units Aging Well Haliburton County is dismayed by the news of the library and health unit cuts. The loss of the inter-library-loan service (ILL) will particularly affect older adults. Large print
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
To the Editor, Laurie Scott has really outdone herself this time. In a rare visit to this part of her riding, our MPP sank to a new low by sneaking in the back door to a Haliburton restaurant in order to avoid a peaceful protest out front.
Monday, April 1, 2019
Many of us are aware that a global school strike for climate action was initiated last summer by Greta Thunberg, age 16, of Sweden. In January of this year, here is part of what she had to say to the self-appointed global elite at the World Economic For
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
This is a love letter to all Early Childhood Educators
Thursday, April 18, 2019
To the Editor,
Thursday, April 18, 2019
To the Editor, I am writing with two concerns. First the actions of Premier Doug Ford and the Ontario government around education and second the lack of meaningful communication from our representative, Laurie Scott.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
To the Editor, I am writing to you in regards to the use of vaping and the use of those products in Minden. In the past two years there have been a lot of kids vaping at my school. How come there are lots of flavors for vapes that sound like candy
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
On Sept. 27, I attended a meeting of the county s joint environmental committee. I was very impressed by the overall respect and collaboration between its members. John Smith, Councillor for Dysart et al, brought forward to the agenda a request to dec
Thursday, May 7, 2020
To the Editor, With Covid-19 restrictions in place, grocery stores no longer allow reusable bags inside the store. Consequently, shoppers have many plastic grocery bags which need to be recycled. My husband and I have found the perfect use for them.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
would like to send a shout out to the media, Coalition for Haliburton County Property Owners Associations, Kennisis Lake Cottage Owners Association, Environment Haliburton, councillors, mayors, businesses and all community members who have been diligen
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
LTC home comes through for family
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Words fail us as we desire to somehow articulate our utmost gratitude to you all.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
My name is Julia McEathron, and I am a recent graduate of the General Arts and Science Environmental Studies Program at Algonquin College. Along with being a proud Algonquin College alumni, I am also a queer, Indigenous young woman with a passion for envi
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
We sincerely apologize but due to health care concerns and regional recommendations regarding the coronavirus, we will be postponing our annual Volunteer and Supporter Meet and Greet that was scheduled for next weekend, March 22.
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
To the Editor, As waterfront property owners and business owners we have reviewed the proposed shoreline protection bylaw as well as materials prepared by the Coalition of Haliburton Property Owners Associations (CHA), the Haliburton County Home Builde
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
To the Editor, What to do with plastic milk bags the ones that hold three litres of milk, and are sold in every grocery store?
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
To the Editor, I m never in much of a hurry, so I have lots of time to think of these minor annoyances. Why are the three stop lights on Highway 35 set up with left hand turn signals?
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
To the Editor,
Thursday, February 20, 2020
To the Editor, In 1997, Barbara Ehrenreich published an essay titled Spinning the Poor into Gold: How corporations seek to profit from welfare reform based on her experience attending a conference billed as an opportunity to Capitalize on the massi
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
To the Editor, I was delighted to read about the accomplishments of Michael Fay in the Minden Times editorial of Wednesday, June 10. A complete list of Michael s endeavours would have taken an entire issue of the paper, but I do want to highlight one t
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