Thursday, April 14, 2016
SPORTS -- Owen Smith is realizing his dreams. The soft-spoken, well-mannered 15-year-old Minden resident was the youngest player to be chosen by the Ontario Hockey League's (OHL) Flint Firebirds during Saturday's Priority Selection.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
SPORTS -- Mild weather last week didn’t faze Minden teen snowcross racer Izac Reid, who capped his final weekend of racing the same way he entered it; atop the standings.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
SPORTS -- Red Hawks head coach David Waito was drawing up a play during his final timeout of the season. His players studied the Xs and Os, while tuning out the 18-point deficit that loomed over them late in the fourth quarter of the COSSA finals.
Friday, February 19, 2016
NEWS -- Thanks to some strong defence and last-minute heroics, the Kawartha West conference basketball title belongs to Haliburton Highlands Secondary School.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
SPORTS -- After seven successful years, the Scotty Morrison Charity Hockey Tournament has been cancelled.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
SPORTS -- The noise they make behind the boards can be intense, but so are the countless hours hockey parents dedicate to hockey associations around the country. In Haliburton County, it’s no different.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
SPORTS -- Fifteen-year-old horseback rider Alexis Vahey will represent Canada at the Under-17 World Team championships when she travels to Florida this month for the mounted games. The Kinmount resident is one of five teenagers - all from Ontario ...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
SPORTS -- For Ken Riley, arena attendant at the Keith Tallman Memorial Arena in Wilberforce, keeping the ice conditions just right has been his job for the past 15 years ...
Friday, November 6, 2015
STORM HOCKEY--Players on the Tom Prentice and Sons Highland Storm Tyke team skate hard during a shooting drill on Oct. 31 during practice while their head coach looks on, occasionally pushing players to skate a little faster or shoot quicker.
Friday, November 6, 2015
SPORTS--The Haliburton Wolves (4-12-0) have relinquished head coaching duties from Walt McKechnie just over a month into the team’s inaugural season in the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
SPORTS--Members of the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School Varsity A field hockey team expect to have shiny hardware around their necks by the end of the weekend, and a last second alteration to their roster isn’t changing that one bit.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
SPORTS --- If you’ve played hockey at the A.J. LaRue arena in Haliburton, there’s a good chance you know Eric Nicholls. Nicholls has been the timekeeper for hockey games at the arena for 33 seasons.
Saturday, September 19, 2015
SPORTS -- Local mountain biker Nick Emsley experienced his "toughest race of the year" on Sept. 13, but still managed to place fourth after crossing the finish line...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
SPORTS -- Tanner Crang is one of a group of young bantam players hoping to make this year’s Highland Storm rep team. The left-winger has played for the Storm in the past, and hopes to make the team again this year...
Friday, August 21, 2015
SPORTS -- After seven hours of racing over two days, and over 125 kilometres travelled, Nick Emsley was a little tired. But he couldn’t help smiling after finishing third overall in his age group at this year’s Crank the Shield race...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
SPORTS -- Troy Binnie does not want to get off the ice. So when the opportunity to buy Haliburton Hockey Haven came up six years ago, the retired pro hockey player took it...
Monday, June 15, 2015
NEWS -- A decade-long tradition has come to an end at Haliburton Highlands Secondary School (HHSS). More than 100 cheerful athletes from nine schools took part in the annual Special Olympics...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
SPORTS -- The Red Hawks junior girls soccer team hung in against a tough team from Fenelon Falls Secondary School (FFSS), but two late-game goals against cost them the match...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
SPORTS -- Although they lost their final game of the season, some of the players on the Red Hawks senior girls soccer team put on their best performance on May 13...
Friday, May 1, 2015
SPORTS -- Senior Red Hawks badminton players Curtis Ballantyne and Caleb Schmidt finished top of the heap in the men's doubles category at the Central Ontario Secondary School Athletics (COSSA) championship...
Friday, April 17, 2015
NEWS -- Minden cottager and figure skating champion Kurt Browning connected with local skaters at the S.G. Nesbitt Memorial Arena from April 8-9...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
SPORTS -- They were the perfect storm. The best Midget B Girls hockey teams in the province didn’t know what hit them after the Highland Storm went a perfect...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
SPORTS -- Even more hockey talent will be coming to Haliburton when the town gets its very own Junior A level hockey team this summer. "We are very excited to come here,"...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
NEWS -- A few young curlers returned home with some hardware after this year's Timbits Provincial Curling Championship in Gananoque. The 28th annual event took place from April 1-4...
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