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Deadly Highway 507 identified by OPP as hot spot for motorcyclists...

KAWARTHA LAKES-The day started out with a nice Sunday drive from Furnace falls. Three couples out for for a leisurely motorcycle tour on Highway...

Grants available to farmers on some waterbodies to help protect agriculture...

KAWARTHA LAKES- Some good news for area farmers. The Kawartha Farmland Stewardship Fund is offering grants to eligible farmers for projects that help protect...

Local Dietitian part of Provincial team investigating factors that may effect...

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Dietitian with the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is leading a Provincial team looking into factors that could effect our...

North Kawartha man accused of exposing genitals to contractor

KAWARTHA LAKES-A North Kawartha man allegedly exposed himself to a contractor working on his home after during an argument. Peterborough County OPP say the resident...

Canada Day pride all across the City of Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-Residents of the City of Kawartha Lakes came out in droves to celebrate Canada's birthday on Saturday July 1st. Thousands lined the parade route...

Canada 150 window design winners announced

KAWARTHA LAKES-Anne Kulmala combined her family history with Canada's heritage to design an award winning window display to celebrate Canada 150. Kulmala is the co-owner...

Kawartha 411 welcomes new intern

PETERBOROUGH-Kawartha 411 is pleased to welcome another intern who will be roaming the streets of Peterborough in search of great stories. Lindsey Cooke is from...

Lock ‘n’ Paddle sets record in honour of Canada’s Birthday

Photo Courtesy: Diane Haggert PETERBOROUGH-328 canoes and Kayaks filled the Peterborough Liftlocks on Saturday, setting a record in honour of Canada's birthday. The event was organized...

Saving the Fenelon Theatre Marquee

KAWARTHA LAKES- I watched my very first movie at the Fenelon Falls Theatre as a teen. The movie was Saturday Night Fever with John...

Local Dietitian part of Provincial team investigating factors that may effect...

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Dietitian with the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is leading a Provincial team looking into factors that could effect our...

Kawartha Lakers U16 girls tearing it up on the national stage

KAWARTHA LAKES- It's two weeks to the day when the school buses will start rolling for another season. While most teens are squeezing the...

Family Health Team hires new Poverty Reduction Coordinator

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Kawartha North Family Health Team is tackling the issue of poverty in the city. As a member of of the Kawartha Lakes Poverty...

First human cases West Nile Virus confirmed locally

KAWARTHA LAKES-Two human cases of west nile virus confirmed in the Kawarthas so far this summer according to local Health Units. The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine...

Local bee keepers invention could help save the declining bee population

KAWARTHA LAKES- Standing smack in the middle of a swarm of bees, with no protective gear on, is Jerry Jerrards sweet spot. 25 years ago...

Meg-A-Party, mega winner in business plan competition

KAWARTHA LAKES-Teenager Meg Kitchen isn't a party girl herself but she loves to help others plan their parties. When the opportunity to develop a...

Two Peterborough residents stuck in Guam amid threats of Nuclear strikes

PETERBOROUGH-When Peterborough's Peggy Shaughnessy and her daughter Liz left for  Guam a week ago they had no idea they could be caught up in...

“3 clicks and you’re in” the goal for the new City...

KAWARTHA LAKES-The City of Kawartha Lakes unveiled a new website today with the goal of three clicks of a mouse you get what you...

Citizens raise concerns about plans for Trent Research and Innovation Park

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Concerned Peterborough citizens brought forward environmental and Indigenous concerns to council last night in regards to the approved Trent Research and Innovation...

The City of Kawartha Lakes taking steps to address $30 million...

KAWARTHA LAKES-City of Kawartha Lakes has a "$30.3 million dollar problem according to Adam Found, Manager of Corporate Assets for the city. Since the Core...

North Kawartha man accused of exposing genitals to contractor

KAWARTHA LAKES-A North Kawartha man allegedly exposed himself to a contractor working on his home after during an argument. Peterborough County OPP say the resident...

OPP concerned with the number of recent motorcycle crashes

After a number of horrific crashes involving motorcycles recently the OPP are asking all drivers to be vigilant. Three people died on Sunday after a...

Teen dies after boating incident in Haliburton

Photo Courtesy: Muskoka 411 The Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the OPP is investigating a serious boating incident that occurred on Clement Lake in Highlands East,...

UPDATE: 3 people dead after motorcycle crash on Highway 507

KAWARTHA LAKES: A tragic weekend on area roads. Police say 3 people have died after a crash on Highway 507 near Charlie Allen Road on...

Kawartha Lakes OPP find stolen vehicle before owner notices it’s gone

KAWARTHA LAKES-Just before 2am this morning an Officer from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP pulled a vehicle over on Highway 35 in OPS...

Tax fraud scam circulating in Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-Barb Jenkinson received three calls today alone from alleged phone scammers. Jenkinson lives in Fenelon Falls and says the calls started Monday. It's an...

Meg-A-Party, mega winner in business plan competition

KAWARTHA LAKES-Teenager Meg Kitchen isn't a party girl herself but she loves to help others plan their parties. When the opportunity to develop a...

Two men from Australia paddling the Trent Severn Waterway this summer

KAWARTHA LAKES- They've battled the wet, windy weather and "suicidal lake" waters so far this summer but Terry Bolland and John Breed are "buoyed"...

Parks Canada teams up with craft brewery in Bobcaygeon

KAWARTHA LAKES-A new craft brewery is on tap for the Old Bobcaygeon Post Office. Parks Canada announced today it was entering into a lease...

Sewing the seeds of love for cancer patients in Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES- Every quilt tells a story and for Victoria's Quilts it's a story of love and support for cancer patients in Kawartha Lakes. Judy...

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