Thursday, August 28, 2014
ARTS -- An epic story of love and power was played out at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion, as members of the Highlands Opera Studio performed Puccini’s Tosca. The opera takes place over a single day in Rome, back in the year 1800...
Monday, August 11, 2014
NEWS -- Nearly 100 pieces of art raised close to $15,000 for student scholarships and bursaries at this year's Haliburton School of the Arts Faculty Art Auction. The Great Hall at Fleming College's Haliburton campus was full of artists and art
Thursday, July 31, 2014
NEWS -- The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is utilizing local resources to help battle forest fires in Western Canada.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
ARTS - The season is almost halfway through and already Jack Brezina, president of the Highlands Summer Festival, has a good feeling.

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
ARTS -- Julie Barban was pleased with her dancers after the Heritage Ballet’s spring recital sold out both shows. “I thought it went really well,” she said. “We’ve always just had two shows. I think next year we’ll have to add a third.”

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
NEWS -- Golds, high golds, emeralds, and firsts, seconds and thirds were just some of the awards won by the Haliburton Dance Academy (HDA) competitive dancers at two competitions this year. The HDA Company also brought home...

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Thursday, June 5, 2014
NEWS -- Young talent from within the Trillium Lakelands District School Board (TLDSB) converged upon Haliburton Highlands Secondary School on May 29 for the seventh annual film festival.

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Thursday, May 22, 2014
NEWS -- Only a few final touches are left to be completed on the new and improved band shell in Head Lake Park. "Electrical/lighting is still outstanding as well as fabric drops for the two back openings," said project leader ...

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Thursday, May 22, 2014
WHAT'S UP: Spring is definitely here at last and my significant other has some much deserved time off. We’ve organized a span of about 10 days in which to take full advantage of the season...

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Friday, May 2, 2014
NEWS -- After over 10 years on the air as the voice of Canoe FM's morning show, a nagging health problem has forced Mike Jaycock to give up his radio spot...

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Thursday, May 1, 2014
NEWS -- Where there's a will, there's a way. That was one of the messages that Inga Petri, one of the keynote speakers at Haliburton's first Symposium for Performing Arts...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
NEWS -- Creative minds from across the country – and some from even further afield – recently travelled to the Haliburton Highlands to immerse themselves in the performing arts...

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Thursday, April 24, 2014
ARTS -- Eighteen students from Fleming College's Haliburton School of the Arts had their work on display and up for sale at "I Made It!" "If they made it here, they're welcome to show it," said Terri Frew...

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
ARTS -- If you haven’t had a chance to see it yet, now is your chance. There’s Something in the Water?, a documentary on Haliburton’s hockey history, will air on CHEX Peterborough Television.

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
ARTS -- Roughly 200 people, 70-80 of which were prospective students, made their way to Haliburton’s Fleming College campus for the School of the Arts open house on April 5.

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
NEWS -- Some of them have experience creating art, while others are letting their hands and imagination run free for the very first time. Regardless of what they've done in the past...

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
NEWS -- Students introducing their work to crowds of people at their art exhibition opening might have been nervous, but to their guests they came across as being eloquent ...

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014
NEWS -- Dorset's annual evening of Wine, Words, Music and Art has been cancelled this year. During a March 20 regular council meeting, Algonquin Highlands councillor ...

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014
ARTS -- “Learning to draw begins with learning to see.” David Alexander Risk repeated the lesson several times to children and parents who were eager to learn ...

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Thursday, December 19, 2013
ARTS -- A semester’s worth of work was on display at Fleming College’s Great Hall over the weekend, as arts students showed their work in the college’s annual Wrap It Up event. erri Frew, studio technician at the college and one of the event’s...

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Friday, December 6, 2013
ARTS -- The auditorium was packed on Nov. 30, as the sold-out crowd heard live performances from numerous artists whose songs and melodies were showcased on a locally produced...

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