Friday, April 7, 2017
NEWS --- Concerns about Minden businesses not sorting recyclables from garbage, destined for the Scotch Line landfill, were raised at the March 30 Minden Hills council meeting.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
NEWS --- Minden Hills CAO Lorrie Blanchard said the township will lose $230-a-day for every day the Minden Provincial Offences Act (POA) court is relocated to Lindsay, beginning July 1.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
NEWS --- A proposed zoning bylaw amendment for a biochar facility will be appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) on April 21 at the Dysart council chambers.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
NEWS --- Highlands East Reeve Dave Burton’s recovery is going so well that he returned to his seat at the council table on Wednesday.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
NEWS --- Haliburton Highlands OPP have charged two men in relation to multiple break and enters in the county that have taken place since last October.
Friday, March 31, 2017
NEWS --- A pretrial hearing in the murder of Bowmanville man David Palmer was adjourned this week to May 15 at the Lindsay courthouse.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
NEWS --- Haliburton’s inclusion in the recent United Nations designation of Peterborough and area as one of the world’s top centres for learning about environmentalism comes as no surprise to several locals.
Friday, March 24, 2017
NEWS --- Sonora Plumb, 18, has piloted a steel-hulled patrol vessel, contained a rapidly-flooding room with her peers from the Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps Viking in Bancroft and travelled the country free of charge.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
NEWS --- For an entire year, effective July 1 until the same date in 2018, local residents will have to travel to Lindsay to deal with speeding tickets and other provincial offences.
Monday, March 20, 2017
NEWS --- The small community of Lajitas, Texas, resonated so much with Haliburton’s Wayde Greer, a self-admitted homebody that he began to envision himself retiring in the small border town.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
NEWS -- Although more than two-thirds of the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit’s (HKPR) budget is funded by the province, it’s not enough because of rising operational costs.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
NEWS -- The Municipality of Dysart has used the vote by mail method for the last three elections, but councillors are again looking at a combination of Internet and telephone voting for next year’s municipal election.