Thursday, October 12, 2017
SPORTS --- Colorado Avalanche centre Matt Duchene is proud to be from a community that has a well-known reputation for churning out hockey talent.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
SPORTS --- For Ron MacLean, the co-host of Rogers Hometown Hockey, there’s magic in a television screen that can connect a place such as Haliburton to Las Vegas, with viewers from diverse places such as Oakville or his hometown of Red Deer, Alta.
Monday, August 21, 2017
SPORTS --- Nick Emsley was keeping up with Canadian marathon champion Cory Wallace for the first five kilometres of his Canadian Marathon Championship in Quebec last month.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
SPORTS -- The final weekend of July saw three former Highland Storm players head south to play hockey at the Beantown Classic in Boston, Maine.
Saturday, June 3, 2017
SPORTS --- Haliburton’s Carolyn Ellis tapped into something unexpected within herself before one of her team’s dragon boat races at the World Masters Games (WMG) in Auckland, New Zealand in April.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
SPORTS --- A North College vet tech student and a University of Ottawa mechanical engineering student are the recipients of the Minden Pharmasave, Highland Storm Minor Hockey scholarships for 2017.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
SPORTS --- Sterling Nesbitt is like any other 13-year-old girl. Her dress is picked out for Grade 8 graduation and she has a summer of baseball and beach days planned out. The difference is ...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
SPORTS --- The Canadian National Pond Hockey Championship turned many heads as drivers whizzed by the Pinestone Resort during the past two weeks, and event owner John Teljeur wants to keep it that way.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
SPORTS -- Minden snowcross racer Izac Reid soars across his driveway on a new snowmobile while Bruiser, the family dog, happily chases him.
Monday, January 23, 2017
SPORTS -- Carnarvon skijorer Karen Koehler is looking forward to sleeping in her bed with her dogs cuddled up by her feet ahead of the 2017 International Federation of Sleddog Sports (IFSS) Sleddog World Championships at Haliburton Forest.
Monday, October 24, 2016
EVENTS -- The Haliburton County Red Wolves Special Olympics team wants to see ghouls, goblins and other creepy characters join them for the seventh annual Halloween Bowl-a-thon on Oct. 29.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
SPORTS -- The Bancroft I.D.A. / Red Eagle Family Campground midget B girls hosted the Keene Wolverines Sunday afternoon in their home opener in Bancroft.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
SPORTS -- Inspired by a recent trip to the Canadian Open, local golfer Randall Barry is ready to compete at this summer’s Highland Golf Series at Blairhampton.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
SPORTS -- She calls soccer her happy place, and every summer while staying at a cottage on Drag Lake with her parents, Hayley Halliday travels from Houston Texas to Haliburton to experience it.
Sunday, July 31, 2016
SPORTS -- A number of young athletes are joining the Highland Storm hockey league for the first time, says Rich Smith, executive member of the hockey organization, and he is excited about the road that lies ahead for the young athletes.
Monday, July 25, 2016
SPORTS -- Fifteen-year-old McCaley Campbell travels from Brooklyn, ON, to Haliburton every week. A two-hour basketball workout at the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School gymnasium is their primary destination.