The Scotch Line landfill in Minden Hills will have a deficit of approximately $110,000 for 2017.
According to a staff report, the overrun is due to various factors, including lower-than-anticipated tipping fees and recycling revenue, and unbudgeted remed
Dozens of Haliburton businesses (and hundreds of employees) continue to benefit from the loans and grants provided through Haliburton County Development Corporation, members at the annual general meeting heard last week.
The township will hire Landmark Municipal Services to clean the Minden water tower at a cost of $16,800, including taxes. The township will sole-source the contract after a request for proposals attracted few bidders.
Oct. 16 to 22 is Waste Reduction Week across Canada, a national environmental campaign acknowledged by municipalities, businesses and schools to recognize and build awareness of sustainability, responsible consumption, natural resource conservation and ov
Haliburton County has its second mayor.
During a Sept. 28 meeting, councillors for Minden Hills township voted to change the title of head of council from reeve to mayor, and its deputy-reeve to deputy mayor.
On this particular afternoon at the shared dock of neighbours Robin Carmount and Neil Vanderstoop, in Algonquin Highlands, a heron is lifting off from the waters and evidence of an otter is scattered about the shoreline.
The provincial government is ending its contract with multinational company Carillion for highway maintenance in its Huntsville district, which includes Haliburton County, just more than halfway through that contract.
The county hopes to access up to $1.7 million of top-up funds to help with structural repair on Hawk Lake bridge on County Road 13, through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund. Horseshoe Lake Bridge on Cty Road 20 also requires work.
The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change has not only denied an application for an expansion of a sewage-spreading field near Maple Lake, it has also denied approval for the continued operation of the site.
The future of Dorset s library was discussed at Algonquin Highlands council on Sept. 5, when Deputy Mayor Liz Danielsen, who sits on the Haliburton County Public Library board, brought the ongoing issue of sustainability of the Dorset and Cardiff branches
Personalized licence plates on the cars gathered in the parking lot of Gordon A. Monk funeral home on Sept. 9 brought memories of the old Canadian game show Bumper Stumpers to mind, but passersby weren t scratching their heads over deciphering whimsical c
Minden Hills township s population is growing, and growing older, according to the 2016 census.
This is showing a trend of retiring cottagers, said Minden Hills planner Ian Clendening, as he presented data to councillors during an Aug. 31 meeting.