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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...

Three Norwood residents charged after Emergency Response Team raids house

PETERBOROUGH-The Peterborough County OPP and the Central Ontario Emergency Response Team raided a home in Norwood Wednesday allegedly seizing drugs and a gun. Police were...

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...

Mayor pushing for VIA rail expansion through Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-City of Kawartha Lakes Mayor Andy Letham and Ron Taylor, CAO, met with VIA Rail executives in Ottawa this week alongside Mayors and...

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...

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...

Peterborough has highest rate of food insecurity in Ontario

PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough Public Health wants local residents to help shape Canada's national food policy after studies show the community has a high rate of food...

Health Unit warns risk of rabies higher in the summer months

KAWARTHA LAKES- Residents are being encouraged to heed a variation on the usual "fight the bite" advice. The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit...

Staff at Ross Memorial Hospital “Adopt a Garden”

KAWARTHA LAKES- There are 16 gardens on the property at Ross Memorial Hospital and every year various departments volunteer their time to tend to...

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...

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...

RIDE program leads to drug charges for local man

KAWARTHA LAKES-City of Kawartha Lakes OPP were conducting a RIDE program on Kirkfield Road north of Palestine Road, in former Eldon Township on August 15,...

Bobcaygeon man among three charged with drinking and driving related offences...

KAWARTHA LAKES-It was a busy weekend for officers from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP as three people were arrested for drinking and driving...

Three people died as a result of collisions on OPP patrolled...

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Ontario Provincial Police have finalized their traffic data from the long weekend it was a tragic one. Police report there were three fatal...

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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