Friday, May 19, 2017
HEALTH --- A new report from Statistics Canada says the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit has one of the highest cancer incidence and mortality rates in the country.
Monday, May 8, 2017
NEWS --- Much like an ignored physical injury, mental scars can grow, and over time, result in serious mental health issues that are difficult to recover from.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
HEALTH --- A newly-established non-profit organization in Haliburton County is lending support to people living with cancer and their primary support person.
Friday, November 25, 2016
NEWS -- Future Ontario Early Years Centre (OEYC) client, Nolan Gallagher lays in his mother’s arms as the ribbon is cut to officially open the relocated centre at Archie Stouffer Elementary School (ASES) in Minden.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
LIFE -- Being single and pregnant was not something Candice Grimes was prepared for at the age of 23 after having just moved back from the city.
Friday, August 26, 2016
HEALTH -- An unimpressive break room in the depths of the Haliburton Hospital is where Haliburton resident Diane Smith goes to talk about the cancer that threatened her life for several years.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
LIFE: Getting to see the Pope in Krakow, Poland, is one of the experiences Joanie Tyler can boast about for her summer of 2016.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
LIFE -- During lessons, students of all ages at Archie Stouffer Elementary School (ASES) take movement breaks, engage in brain puzzles and develop compassion for others.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
NEWS -- Three-year-old Jacob Bateman has a new kidney and is ready to start living his life outside of a hospital. Dates and periods of time spent at the hospital have been a big part of the West Guilford boy’s short but busy life.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
LIFE -- On Nov. 9, Highlands East councillors passed a resolution in support of an amendment to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms that would recognize every Canadian's right to a healthy environment.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
LIFE -- It's the kind of celebration that happens once every century. On Oct. 11, three of the five surviving generations of the Heaven family marked 100 years in the Highlands at a special reunion where it all began...
Monday, September 21, 2015
LIFE -- The Trillium Lakelands District School Board hasn’t received any formal complaints about the new health and physical education curriculum, but some local parents are questioning changes made to its sexual education component...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
LIFE -- The second last week of summer in the Highlands is generally the first of two weeks when heavy consumer traffic begins to decline and seasonal staff returns to school. This year, businesses around the county...