Shindig goes live to warm homes

By Sue Tiffin Mark Nov. 8 at 10 a.m. on your calendars.  Given that the annual Highlands Christmas Shindig has regularly been a sold-out show, tickets to this year’s live event at the Haliburton Legion,…

Photographer’s work showcased in book

By Darren Lum Photographer, instructor and lover of life, Glenn Springer was known for his passions. Springer, a prolific photographer and past contributor to the Haliburton Echo and Minden Times, captured life and appreciated the…

Rich Hevesi carves wood into art

By Sue Tiffin Seven years ago, Rich Hevesi decided to get away from his desk job as a web developer and instead, picked up a chainsaw. Now, the full-time chainsaw carver and founder of Breakthru…

Reflecting on what was and what will be

Cody Hodgson humbled by Hall of Fame induction By Grace OborneFormer NHL centreman, Cody Hodgson, still has a profound passion for the sport of hockey. Though he retired from the game early in his career,…

Cultural centre reopens with quilt exhibit

By Laurie Carmount Presently exhibiting at the Agnes Jamieson Gallery, in Minden, is Colour with a U Too. This is a touring, national exhibition from the Studio Art Quilt Associates. A nonprofit organization, SAQA’s mission…