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Wednesday, April 29, 2020
The provincial government announced Monday that it will re-open Ontario s economy in stages, but only after receiving advice from its top medical advisors that it is safe to do so.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Twenty years ago, Gordon Monk mentioned to his wife Donna that Minden s new hospital would have space for a gift shop, and perhaps she could think about organizing an auxiliary to help make it run in support of health services.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Minden Hills council held its first remote meeting using digital teleconferencing platform Zoom on April 28, and the plan is for regular committee-of-the-whole and council meetings to be held digitally beginning in May.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
School staff have been adapting quickly to changes to the education system, and continue to work through challenges distance learning presents, a spokesperson for Trillium Lakelands District School Board said.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Haliburton County councillors discussed the possible creation of a COVID-19 recovery team during an April 22 meeting.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
The president of the Balsam Lake Association is challenging area lakefront residents to join him this Saturday afternoon, and take a plunge into their lakes to raise money for charitable causes.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
All seven of those who were confirmed to have had the coronavirus in Haliburton County are no longer infected with the virus, news that led to celebratory posts on social media over the weekend and affirms the importance of physical distancing and hand hy
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Haliburton Highlands Health Services moved to seal its long-term care units from the adjoining hospital facilities in both Minden and Haliburton last week, creating additional protection for the residents and staff.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Haliburton County councillors will have a mid-year budget review to assess the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on the county s finances.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Haliburton County councillors discussed what kinds of communications should be issued by the upper-tier of the county in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic during an April 22 meeting.
Friday, April 24, 2020
Following a confusing sequence of events, the Township of Algonquin Highlands has clarified that its boat launches remain open to the public.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
After she graduated as a nurse in 1971, Jeanette Gibbons spent 15 years working in a neonatal intensive care unit at a hospital in Hamilton before moving to Haliburton County in 1986 to run a resort on Little Hawk Lake with her husband.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Abby Gordon was sitting in a class, studying in the last month of school in her first year of the developmental service program at Algonquin College in Ottawa, when everything changed. As the coronavirus spread into Ontario, so was news that nearby univer
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
The Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation, along with the Ontario Public School Boards Association, OSSTF Education Workers and Council of Trustees Associations, has reached a tentative three-year deal with the provincial government.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
The Eastern Ontario Regional Network is releasing the first request for proposals in its massive cell gap project that will connect areas of eastern Ontario with low or no connectivity with mobile broadband internet.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock MPP and Ontario Infrastructure Minister Laurie Scott says she s cautiously optimistic that the province might see the peak of the coronavirus curve in the not-too-distant future, but is emphasizing it s important for reside
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
The Ritchie Falls Road bridge Bonnie Roe stands on offers a kind of symbolism as she talks about her Neighbours Helping Neighbours COVID-19 Support Network and the help the service can provide. The support network is bridging the divide between people
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
The Township of Algonquin Highlands has declared a state of emergency amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and has cancelled its summer programming.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Whether or not some staff of the Haliburton County Public Library might be laid off during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic was discussed during an April 8 meeting of the library board.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic stands to wallop the province s tourism industry, and earlier this week, the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario released a series of recommendations designed to ease the financial burden for tourism operators.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
SIRCH Community Services and Haliburton Highlands Health Services are asking for the public s help to build an inventory of fabric homemade masks for Haliburton County.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Yoga instructor Gail Holness is reaching out to the community and helping to give back by moving her classes online and providing access through donations to Haliburton Highlands Health Services.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Severe flooding in the county remains unlikely, according to a water levels update from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
During the past two weeks, the lake associations of Haliburton County have collectively donated more than $25,000 to the county s food banks, as well as SIRCH Community Services.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Health professionals are continuing to encourage the community to observe physical distancing and hand-washing practices with six cases of coronavirus in Haliburton County confirmed by the health unit as of Tuesday.
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