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Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Well, it s almost that time of year again. The 53rd annual Minden Christmas Bird Count is quickly approaching, and will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14. This count will be one of thousands that will take place across North America over a three week period. O
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Minden Hills community services director Mark Coleman is leaving the township, taking a job as the director of community services for the Municipality of Brockton, located in Bruce County.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
The County of Haliburton will be changing its advisory committee structure for a year s trial in 2020 to see how it goes.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
An updated housing and homelessness plan for the Haliburton County and the City of Kawartha Lakes shows that people who rent living accommodations are spending more and more of their income on those accommodations.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
The Ontario government is proposing changes to the province s building code, changes it says are aimed at streamlining customer service and providing consistency around the building process, but which are causing some concern with municipal building offic
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Following Harvest Haliburton s Food and Agriculture economic development forum held this past March, a diverse collective of community organizers and leaders gathered again to collaborate, this time on action plans for next steps toward local food marketi
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Treasurer Elaine Taylor presented an updated 2020 draft budget to councillors, which included a number of changes from a first draft budget she d presented to council earlier this fall. The changes, a series of increases and decreases on various line item
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Council was visited by Haliburton County Warden Liz Danielsen and county chief administrative officer Mike Rutter, who ve been travelling to each of the county s four lower-tier municipal councils seeking support for a service delivery and governance revi
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
The Haliburton Highlands Land Trust announced last week that it had received a grant for more than $36,000 from Environment and Climate Change Canada to map and evaluate the Kendrick Creek Wetland Complex with the goal of having the area designated a prov
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Each Thanksgiving weekend, members of the Maple, Beech and Cameron Lake Area Property Owners Association (MBC) gather at St. Peter s Church at Maple Lake and, along with congregation members, collect food and money that is then dropped off at the Minden
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Action by teachers in Ontario is intensifying this week with the secondary school union announcing they will strike for one day on Wednesday, Dec. 4 if no deal with the province is reached.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Haliburton County residents looking for affordable children s clothing will soon have to look no further than downtown Minden.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
The following are brief reports of items discussed during a Dec. 5 meeting of the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Board. The Ford government continues its streamlining of the province s health-care system, which is planned to include the eventual
Friday, December 20, 2019
Algonquin Highlands parks, recreation and trails manager Chris Card hopes to promote trails in the area through a contest engaging those using them.
Thursday, December 19, 2019
In 1934, Harold Heaven disappeared from his cabin on Horseshoe Lake, never to be seen again, alive or dead. That story has become a legend within the family and now, Harold s great-great nephew and his filmmaker friends intend to turn that legend into a d
Friday, December 20, 2019
Algonquin Highlands council discussed a staff proposal to make fees at Dorset Tower payable by credit or debit card only in part to lessen administration time in managing cash payments at the popular tourism destination.
Friday, December 20, 2019
To say that some members of Haliburton County are upset that an organization in an adjacent municipality received millions of dollars for work on flood mitigation from the provincial government while the county received nothing would be an understatement.
Friday, December 20, 2019
The Township of Minden Hills will close the Irondale landfill site in September of 2020. The landfill has had a number of issues in recent years, including non-compliance with provincial regulations, and residents dumping garbage along a nearby roadway w
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
As colleagues walked back and forth in front of Haliburton Highlands Secondary School, carrying flags and picket signs during the second one-day strike in two weeks, their collective bargaining representative for OSSTF - Haliburton Jason Morissette spoke
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
The first round of 2020 Minden Hills budget discussions was a lengthy one during a Dec. 12 meeting, and staff will bring back revised and reduced budget reports at a subsequent meeting.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
The union representing secondary school teachers says its members at certain school boards, including Trillium Lakelands District School Board, will participate in a second one-day strike on Wednesday, Dec. 11, if a deal cannot be made with the provincial
Friday, December 13, 2019
Algonquin Highlands staff were sent home on Friday, Dec. 13 after the township received a threat on social media.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Minden Hills councillors have approved additional contingency funds for the township s nearly $13-million arena project, with the project facing an overrun.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Of 1,264 septic systems inspected in Algonquin Highlands this year between June and September through the township s septic re-inspection program, 31 per cent of systems had visible code contraventions and were issued remedial actions.
Friday, December 20, 2019
Minden Hills community improvement plan could offer grants to business owners within the village of Minden for improvements to the facades of their building, should the township provide funding under the CIP in 2020.
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