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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Wednesday, July 16, 2014
LIFE - A Place Called Home (APCH) has received a financial boost thanks to the efforts of the Haliburton & District and Minden & District Lions Clubs.

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Thursday, July 10, 2014
LIFE -- They may not be the size you’re used to seeing come out of the fish hatchery, but the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association (HHOA) is still stocking 10,000 Walleye this week in two local lakes.

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Thursday, July 10, 2014
LIFE -- Angelman Syndrome (AS) affects approximately one in 15,000 people. But over the past two weeks, more than 10 kids with the rare neurogenetic disorder had the unique chance to bond together. And it all happened in Moore Falls.

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Thursday, June 19, 2014
NEWS -- Whether it's in the classroom, at the playground or on the school bus, saying cruel or hurtful words to another person isn't acceptable in any situation. On June 9, members of Point In Time's Youth Engagement Team...

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
NEWS -- A new program at Abbey Gardens is teaching local kids about planting and developing an appreciation of the natural environment around them. Between June 3 and 5, 71 Grades ...

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Thursday, June 5, 2014
LIFE -- There are a lot of people Ann Barker wants to thank in the wake of her husband’s death. “Every single doctor, nurse and intern over the year and a half were excellent,” said Ann. “That makes such a difference when ...

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Thursday, May 29, 2014
LIFE -- When former CTV news anchor Lloyd Robertson announced that he planned on penning a memoir, there were those who asked him how he would make it interesting. "When I wrote this book, there were those doubters ...

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Thursday, May 29, 2014
NEWS -- It has been a long winter for cyclists, but they’re back on the roads and so are the Share the Road signs reminding drivers, cyclists and walkers to be aware and stay safe. The 2014 ...

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Thursday, May 29, 2014
LIFE -- When the images of Minden’s 1943 flood flashed on the screen, local resident Brigitte Gall saw her house on Anson Street in the middle of the water. It brought back memories of last ...

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Thursday, May 29, 2014
LIFE -- The majority of Haliburton County's population consists of seniors and that isn't about to change any time soon, according to statistics provided by Varouj Eskedjian, president and CEO of Haliburton Highlands Health Services (HHHS).

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Thursday, May 22, 2014
LIFE -- Good things are about to start growing at Community Living. That's because on May 17, the organization's staff, volunteers and clients teamed up to start their own community garden. "We're trying to form partnerships with other community...

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Thursday, May 15, 2014
NEWS -- Haliburton County’s first female firefighter has retired. Jane Underwood joined the Highlands East Fire Department in 1999. “My husband and my son joined first,” she said. “They were asked. We were out doing some...

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Thursday, May 15, 2014
NEWS -- If you regularly travel along County Road 21 near Haliburton, odds are you've passed a young man looking off into the distance with a reflective vest on his chest and a pair of binoculars in his hands.

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