Thursday, January 24, 2019
To the Editor,
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
To the Editor, All of my life I have lived in Minden and don t remember ever seeing our roads in such disrepair, they are disgraceful. Potholes so deep they can damage a vehicle badly.
Thursday, January 24, 2019
To the Editor,
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
To the Editor,
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Good old Minden arena If you ve ever been there on a weekend between September and March, you d know that it is a hub of activity, with plenty of families from here and the greater surrounding area coming to make use of our facility. In fact, it s the o
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
To the Editor, I feel compelled to speak against the proposed Minden Hills Arena renovation, not because I don t recognize the importance of recreational facilities in our village, but because of the value for cost the plan represents.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
To the Editor,
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
To the Editor, On Saturday the Ontario PC Party voted to advance a policy motion suggesting that gender identity, gender expression, and transgender rights were somehow political ideology, and that any discussion of such should be removed from Ontario
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Efficiency or democracy? That is the question. In his Dec. 6 editorial in this newspaper, my good friend Chad Ingram is most eloquent in his argument for doing away with our township governments and putting our future exclusively in the hands of a single
Thursday, January 10, 2019
To the Editor,
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Mr. Ingram has brought up some very disturbing features of this new arena and revitalized community centre ( Rink about it, Minden Times, Dec. 20). Parts of it are not the correct size? One bidder? Is there no other company that can build this? God knows
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
To the Editor,
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
There has been much discussion recently about the proposed new Minden community centre. I am opposed to this project for the following reasons:
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.
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, 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, 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
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.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
To the Editor,
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Dear Haliburton County Residents,
Monday, April 1, 2019
On a recent sunny day in the Highlands, Haliburton County leant us a helping hand. We were driving along Highway 118 on the way to visit our parents, when we came around a corner through the rock cut and hit a patch of black ice. Before we knew it, we we
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
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
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