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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Thursday, May 15, 2014
NEWS -- Community Care Haliburton County has moved to its new location at 7181 Gelert Road next to the hospital. “The main difference is that we’re on the Haliburton Highlands Health ...

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Thursday, May 15, 2014
NEWS -- A variety of research projects are underway at the Haliburton Forest, and on May 9 members of the public had the opportunity to learn more about that work during the 15th annual Research Day.

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014
NEWs -- Miles Maughan was just 20 years old when he became a volunteer firefighter with the Municipality of Dysart et al. Thirty-five years later, the current fire chief is still going strong.

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Thursday, May 1, 2014
NEWS -- Haliburton Highlands Secondary Student (HHSS) student Jillian Hawley caused about 90 students from seven secondary schools across the Trillium Lakelands District School ...

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Thursday, May 1, 2014
NEWS -- Minden Northern Lights Canada (NLC) representatives Sue Collings (left) and Karen Eno (right) presented a $2,000 cheque to HHHS,,,chairman Peter Oyler on April 29...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
NEWS -- Just over a year ago, Ed and Joan Pritchards' lives were turned upside down after their home of 40 years was ravaged by flood waters. To this day, the memories...

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Thursday, May 1, 2014
NEWS -- Zoomers own 75 per cent of Canadian wealth. They garden. They golf. They donate. They control the ballot box. They have sex twice a day. They’re people aged 45 and up, and they’re the fastest growing demographic i...

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Thursday, May 1, 2014
The bowling lanes in Minden were being used for more than just fun on the afternoon of April 26. They were filled with supporters raising funds for Haliburton County’s Volunteer Dental ...

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Thursday, April 24, 2014
NEWS -- Grade 10 Haliburton Highlands Secondary School (HHSS) student Tori Hawley has been elected the school’s G7 representative for the 2014-15 school year...

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
LIFE -- It's a bi-annual tradition that fills a lot of local stomachs. On April 12, 135 people flocked to the Lochlin United Church for an all-you-can-eat pancake sausage brunch and bake sale ...

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
LIFE -- Volunteering has played a critical role in Varouj Eskedjian's life. The president and CEO of Haliburton Highlands Health Services (HHHS) got his start coaching his...

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
LIFE -- Beryl Gorin and Kalie Ma are two of 150 Community Care Haliburton County volunteers. Together, the pair run weekly Nintendo Wii gaming sessions on Tuesday mornings...

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
LIFE -- Brianne Pockett said nobody really thought the students and staff at HHSS could raise more than $1,000 for autism awareness in a single day...

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
LIFE -- Wilberforce Elementary School Grade 5 student Desi Davies isn’t afraid to speak in public. In fact, he loves it. Davies has competed in public speaking competitions since Grade 1.

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
LIFE -- Author Ted Staunton didn’t just read a book to the kids at Stuart Baker elementary school on April 5. Instead, he showed them how his popular book Puddleman got started ...

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
NEWS -- A classroom at Fleming College was buzzing with ideas while local artists, site managers, event organizers and business owners generated ideas for tourism...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
LIFE -- There was research about the restoration of Minden’s shorelines after the 2013 flood, a recommendation to plan sustainable trail networks behind Abbey Gardens...

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014
LIFE -- Andrea Cavicchi was at a wedding at the Bonnie View Inn when she became inspired to write and illustrate a children’s book. The former Minden resident, known ...

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014
LIFE -- Inspired by her upbringing in Haliburton County, Jessica Slade wants to make the world a better place. The soon-to-be 21-year-old is in her third year ...

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014
LIFE -- Although she divides her time between three different areas, Jennifer Strype still considers the Haliburton Highlands home. "I've cottaged up here my ...

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Thursday, March 13, 2014
NEWS -- The dentists and hygienists that make up the Dentistry for Honduras Health Outreach team have treated 2,725 children and completed 146 root canals.

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Thursday, February 6, 2014
LIFE -- The community has rallied behind two families who came together to raise awareness of Angelman Syndrome (AS), a neurogenetic disorder that causes developmental delays...

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