ASES parent council hosts end-of-year concert
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MH plans for FoodCycler pilot program launch

By Sue Tiffin The following are brief reports of items discussed at a May 12 meeting of Minden Hills council, held virtually via Zoom and YouTube. After the success of the FoodCycler waste diversion pilot…

Candidates readying for elections  

Provincial election Voters in the Haliburton-Kawartha-Lakes Brock region will have nine candidates to choose from in the upcoming June 2 upcoming provincial election. Gene Balfour, who previously ran in the federal election, will run again…

Return of the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market

By Vivian Collings Haliburton County Farmers’ Markets are back to offer a cultural experience and the opportunity to support your neighbours. The Haliburton County Farmers’ Market will be open in Haliburton on Tuesdays, Stanhope on…

County council pauses on procurement co-ordinator position

By Sue Tiffin The following are brief reports of items discussed during a May 11 county council committee of the whole meeting held virtually.  A newly created procurement co-ordinator position, a recommendation from the county’s…

Library patrons can pick up free pass to…

By Sue Tiffin The following are brief reports of items discussed at the May 11 Haliburton County Public Library board meeting, and from a Friends of the HCPL press release.  Ontario Parks Passes can be…

TLDSB offering tutoring in-person and virtually 

By Sue Tiffin The following are brief reports of items discussed at the Trillium Lakelands District School Board meeting held at Archie Stouffer Elementary School on May 10.  Tutoring will be offered in-school, after school,…

TLDSB addresses period poverty

By Vivian Collings Students say that menstrual equity is long overdue in Trillium Lakelands District School Board schools. The TLDSB G7 Student Senate raised the idea to the Board of Trustees to provide students with…

HHSS students planning return of prom

By Darren Lum The students of Hal High are looking for help from the community with making this year’s prom the best it can be. After more than two years of health measures resulting in…

Joy in fulfilling a dream in Pain Court

Mission accomplished for Red Hawks doubles’ team with a strong work ethic to earn OFSAA berth By Darren Lum Ava Smith was beaming with pride about fulfilling a vow to earn an all-provincials berth recently,…

Minden boardwalk closes indefinitely for repairs

By Sue Tiffin A temporary closure of the Minden boardwalk was announced by the township of Minden Hills last Friday.  The wooden boardwalk, noted on the township’s website to be approximately 0.4 kilometres in length…

School’s Cool play-based program returns this summer

This summer, laughter will fill the air at schools across Haliburton County, Kawartha Lakes and Muskoka with the return of School’s Cool.  Last year 93 students participated in the program that both prepares children for…

Five issues voters should consider as they go…

By Stephen Petrick Candidates should face tough questions about child poverty, long-term care, climate change There’s plenty for Haliburton County voters to consider as they go to the polls on or before Thursday, June 2…

Memorable Mondays at Walkabout for HHSS students 

Finding opportunities within the community that are engaging for our entire class of students with unique and diverse learning needs can be challenging. Walkabout Farm, however, can accommodate people of all ages and abilities. Jenn…