Thursday, June 25, 2015
LIFE -- Dozens of proud parents, guardians and family members filled the gymnasium at J.D. Hodgson Elementary School on June 23 for this year's Grade 8 graduation ceremony...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
LIFE -- Family and friends gathered at the Cardiff Community Centre to celebrate the Grade 3 Cardiff Elementary School (CES) students as they graduated and moved on to Wilberforce...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
LIFE -- With big smiles and bright outfits, this year's Grade 8 graduates took their last walk across the stage...
Monday, June 22, 2015
LIFE -- It’s a story that needed to be told. Kim Emmerson is a bit of a local history buff. So when he stumbled upon a missing link in the county’s history books, he decided to do some digging...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
LIFE -- Marianne Davis found herself turning to Google for answers when her husband Steve was diagnosed with a rare condition known as a spinal stroke...
Monday, May 4, 2015
LIFE -- After seeing how another community was able to collect donated prom dresses and give them away, local resident Nancy Lowes thought it was something that could be duplicated...
Friday, February 13, 2015
EVENTS -- For the second straight year, Minden residents and businesses have stepped forward to support their angels. Harper Tiffin, and Tathan and Tecwyn McCutcheon live with Angelman Syndrome...
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
LIFE -- Next time you’re in town and just need to take a load off your feet, now you have a place to go. The R.E.C. Room opened on Dec. 19, and manager Nick Adams hopes...
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
LIFE -- It’s been two years in the making, but Minden Food Bank’s new food centre is officially open and operational. Minden Food Bank manager Joanne Barnes...
Sunday, December 21, 2014
LIFE -- More than a year ago, Don Popple sold a Haliburton landmark, Curry Motors, to Bill Campbell. Since then, the 71-year-old businessman has stayed on...
Monday, December 8, 2014
LIFE -- Last summer, Noreen Rankin’s life was changed forever. On Aug. 3, 2013, she lost her husband of over 55 years. However, where more widows would being the grieving process...
Monday, December 8, 2014
LIFE -- With stiff competition from across Canada entering the Aviva Community Fund contest, one local charity is looking to the community for their support to advance to the finals...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
LIFE -- The message was loud and clear at the inaugural Haliburton County Heat Bank fundraiser: no one should have to go without heat during the winter. On Nov. 16...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
LIFE -- With influences such as Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and John Mayer, 14-year-old Cassidy Glecoff is poised to pursue a career in music. It was just three years ago that the...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
LIFE -- The Fill the Truck campaign has raised 16,300 pounds of food for Haliburton County’s food banks so far, and that number is growing. “I am happy,” said John Teljeur, Fill the Truck’s organizer. “We still keep getting food in...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
LIFE -- The boat may be fresh out of the water, but the Haliburton Highlands Paddlers are already looking forward to next year’s dragon boat season. Ellie Armstrong, vice chair of the Paddlers, said this year was a great success despite not getting...
Thursday, October 2, 2014
LIFE -- With the generosity of the community and support of several local businesses, the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation's (HHHSF) eighth annual Radiothon has raised $33,000 for the purchase of nine new hospital beds. "We will be...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
LIFE -- After years, and in some cases decades apart, several former students of Eagle Lake School had a chance to relive old memories during a reunion on Sept. 20. The Eagle Lake Community Church was full for the special event, which was organized...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
LIFE -- She's been referred to as one of the driving forces behind the creation of the Haliburton School of the Arts. For 36 years, she was the principal of the local campus, leaving an indelible mark on its history and helping shape its promising...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
LIFE -- One hour in a free workshop is all it takes to learn some essential skills that can save a life. On Oct. 14 at the S.G. Nesbitt Community Centre in Minden, Haliburton County Paramedic Service (HCPS) will host a free workshop for all ages...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
LIFE -- On Oct. 1, Community Care Haliburton County will be known as Community Support Services Division, under the auspices of Haliburton Highlands Health Services (HHHS). But according to the organization's executive director Maureen Ruttig, a name..
Thursday, September 11, 2014
LIFE -- Peggy Barrette is right at home in her new job as the principal of Stuart Baker Elementary School (SBES). The Bracebridge resident took over the reins of the top spot from Andrea Borysiuk, who is now principal at neighbouring school...
Thursday, August 28, 2014
LIFE -- Close to 20 local paramedics and other Haliburton County Paramedic Service staff took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 26. The group participated in the popular fundraiser and awareness campaign in front of an ambulance at the Haliburton EM
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
NEWS - The county-wide Turtle Road Mortality project finished its two months of data collection with a staggering 2,800 volunteer hours logged.

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