Wednesday, October 21, 2015
To continue to grow, Stanhope Airport needs to begin offering more services to pilots, particularly maintenance services, Chris Kovachik, vice-president of Kovachik Aircraft Services told council. Kovachik s company was founded in 1962 in Burlington and
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Cheers were erupting throughout the night around Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock Liberal candidate David Marquis, however the political hopeful remained cautiously quiet. As federal election results rolled in across the bottom of the television at the
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
The following are brief reports of items discussed at county council committee meetings on Wednesday, Oct. 14.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
A group of residents is petitioning Parks Canada s effective closure of a portage at the bottom of Gull Lake near Moore Falls, after it removed boat rollers from the route, which has been used for generations.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
One of Haliburton County s eateries is a finalist in the Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence, which will be handed out at the Ontario Tourism Summit in Toronto in November. Carnarvon s Rhubarb, along with its Boshkung Brewing Co., is a top-three fina
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
I think anybody can be successful on the other side of the fence, says Jamie Schmale. I think it has a lot to do with the personality of the individual. Schmale, 11 years the executive assistant to MP Barry Devolin, is the new Member of Parliament
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Conservative candidate Jamie Schmale will find himself outnumbered on Parliament Hill when he takes his seat as MP for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock amongst a sea of Liberal red.
Monday, October 19, 2015
Keep up with Haliburton Echo and Minden Times reporters all night as they cover the 2015 federal election for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock from Lindsay.
Sunday, October 18, 2015
On Saturday Oct. 17, just before 6:30 p.m. officers from the Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police were dispatched to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 35 near Henderson Road in Minden Hills.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
At the organization s annual general meeting at the Pinestone on Oct. 7, manager Andy Campbell told the assembled audience that HCDC loaned 79 businesses 92 loans worth about $4.2 million in 2015 for comparison s sake, Prince Edward Island gave out $2.3
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
County politicians who attended the Association of Municipalities of Ontario conference in Niagara Falls in August accrued just more than $8,300 in combined expenses.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Minden Hills council has rescinded approval for 11 solar power projects given a support resolution by the township s previous council. During their Oct. 8 meeting, councillors were visited by Vlad Glebov of Green Life Power.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Minden Hills township has purchased part of the former Walker s Auto Repair property along Highway 35 in Minden from Haliburton County.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Several local schools were successful recipients of funds for parent engagement projects. Trillium Lakelands District School Board announced late last month that $22,000 was allocated to projects board-wide from the Ministry of Education.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
An affordable housing project near Minden s Stouffer Street will likely cost Minden Hills township $300,000.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
A multi-day musical festival with an emphasis on water quality and education that organizer Earth Productions had been hoping to host at the Minden Hills fairgrounds in 2016 will not be happening, community services director Mark Coleman told councillors.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
A crowd of about 100 assembled outside the Minden Food Centre on Newcastle Street for an official opening celebration Oct. 3. The centre, which is a project between the Minden Food Bank and the Arcadia Masonic Lodge, has been operating for a number of m
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Born and raised in Haliburton County, Steve, 43, was admitted to Sunnybrook hospital in Toronto and later transferred to Lyndhurst Rehab Centre, where he stayed until being discharged on July 19. Now months later, Steve is adjusting to life back at home
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Algonquin Highlands will spend about $15,000 on upgrades to a gravel pit it owns after an inspection by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Taxes at the Stanhope Airport will rise for Algonquin Highlands after a visit from the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC). Councillors received a report from treasurer Tammy McKelvey during their Oct. 1 meeting, showing a total tax bill of
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Algonquin Highlands council will ask the owner of a property near Maple Lake being used for the field spreading of septic waste to request a zoning bylaw amendment for the operation of the site, although it s not clear what bearing, if any, a vote by coun
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
The support staff represented by the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation are the most recent group to announce escalated job action, following a media release on Sept. 30.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Algonquin Highlands has instituted a mental health policy to help any of its volunteer firefighters who may need it. Fire chief Mike Cavanagh brought the policy forward during an Oct. 1 council meeting.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Algonquin Highlands council will look at creating an annual rental fee for its facilities as it reviews and re-establishes its recreation hall rental fees. Parks, rec and trails director Dave Drobitch brought a report on fees before councillors at thei
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
The Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation celebrated another year of financial success at their annual general meeting on Sept. 29.
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