Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Two deer are alive after they were retrieved from the icy surface of Lake Kashagawigamog, where they were stranded on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 8.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Former Minden Hills deputy mayor Cheryl Murdoch foresees travel and volunteerism in her future, as she reflects on nearly four decades in public office.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Elected officials, township staff and volunteers joined together during the evening of Dec. 7 for the annual township Christmas dinner and social, held at the S.G. Nesbitt Memorial Community Centre.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
If you came late to this year s Haliburton County inauguration you would be hard pressed to find a seat let alone much standing room at the back of council chambers in Minden.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
One of the first decisions that the new councils of Haliburton County s townships, and the upper-tier council of the county, will have to make in the term is whether they want to opt out of allowing marijuana stores within their boundaries.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Tickets for the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation s seventh annual Cash for Care lottery fundraiser are now available.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Just a week shy of the third year anniversary of a car accident that saw her trapped in a mail carrier van, postal worker Teresa Graham had the opportunity to thank face-to-face the first responders who climbed into the vehicle with her and worked to free
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
I m honoured to have the opportunity to continue to be mayor of this amazing community, said Algonquin Highlands Mayor Carol Moffatt as the township s new council was sworn in during its Dec. 4 inaugural meeting. This term will mark the sixth term of co
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
In his opening remarks to a new council, Mayor Brent Devolin said diversity will be our strength at the inaugural meeting of the 2018-2022 Minden Hills council.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Haliburton County councillors received a report during a Nov. 28 meeting regarding the transportation implementation plan it hired firm IBI Group to complete for the municipality.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Last week marked the final Dysart et al and Haliburton County council meetings for longtime Mayor (previously Reeve) Murray Fearrey.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
A proposal from the Haliburton County Snowmobile Association requesting that the Township of Minden Hills allow the association to use unopened road allowances for approximately seven kilometres of new trails near Minden is causing concern among some resi
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
One hundred caring kids in Haliburton County are coming together to make a difference in the community and learn the importance of philanthropy.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
The main buildings of Miners Bay Lodge resort on Hwy. 35 are so recognizable to passersby that if something is amiss with the iconic scene, they take notice. Especially if what they re seeing is a destroyed front porch and a cube van on its side on the f
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
The Scotch Line landfill in Minden Hills will have a large deficit for 2018, and it will be up to the township s new council to figure out how that deficit is handled.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Algonquin Highlands Deputy Mayor Liz Danielsen will be warden of Haliburton County for 2019, or at least in all likelihood.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
The Ford government has tabled legislation proposing changes to firefighting services, legislation that is welcome news to small communities across Ontario including the municipalities of Haliburton County.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
A decision by the provincial government to place a pause on some funding, which includes the Parent Outreach (PRO) grant, is leaving local school and parent councils scrambling to make up the difference. During question period last month, Education Min
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Safeguarding yourself against unhealthy levels of radon exposure will go a long way to decreasing your chance of developing lung cancer says Health Canada, which is raising the issue this November with its national radon awareness program during the Natio
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
With snowfall in the county beginning in earnest last week, residents may want to remember that if their parked vehicles interfere with snow removal operations, those vehicles can be towed.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Beloved magical nanny Mary Poppins is coming to Haliburton next summer, opening the 20th season of the Highlands Summer Festival with a musical the whole family will enjoy.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
What will become of the Dorset branch of the Haliburton County Public Library will be a decision for the next Algonquin Highlands council.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Fall foliage, or rather the thousands of visitors the colourful leaves attract to the area each autumn, continues to be an issue in Algonquin Highlands township. So, fall colours are turning out to be the bane of our existence, Mayor Carol Moffatt said
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Nearly 1,100 septic systems were inspected during the first year of a four-year, mandatory septic re-inspection program in Algonquin Highlands.
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
A living wage in Haliburton County for a family of four is estimated to be $5 higher than Ontario s current minimum wage.
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