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Flooding continues across the region

KAWARTHA LAKES- Flooding continues to impact the area and a Flood Watch is in effect until Friday. Wychwood Crescent in Fenelon Falls remains flooded, while...

Two vehicles found on fire in Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES- Kawartha Lakes Police are investigating after two vehicles were reported stolen and later found on fire in Lindsay. At 3:44am on February 19...

Mount Horeb Road closed due to flooding

KAWARTHA LAKES-Kawartha Lakes Police say Mount Horeb Rd is flooded and has been closed from Highway 35 to Hillhead Rd. Police are warning residents to...

Roads and basements flooded across Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-Roads crews and residents have been kept busy with flooding after a February thaw and heavy rainfall in the region. McGibbon Blvd at Angeline...

Winner announced in 1st annual card art competition for Kawartha Lakes...

KAWARTHA LAKES-The winners of the first annual Kawartha Lakes Food Source (KLFS)card art competition have been announced. Four local artists shared their time and talents....

Local band nominated for two Juno Awards

KAWARTHA LAKES-The James Barker Band, whose namesake is from the City of Kawartha Lakes, has been nominated for two Juno awards. The nominee's were announced...

World’s first fully oil painted feature film coming to Fenelon Falls

KAWARTHA LAKES- On July 27, 1890, a gaunt figure stumbled down a drowsy high street at twilight in the small French country town of...

Lots of “Hoopla” happening at the Kawartha Lakes Public Library

KAWARTHA LAKES-The City of Kawartha Lakes Public Library is turning up the volume for cardholders of the library. Officials announced free public availability of thousands...

Neil Young rocks Omemee

KAWARTHA LAKES-The town of Omemee was rocking tonight as hometown icon Neil Young returned to his roots for an exclusive show. Young spent some...

3D mammography campaign gets boost from “Tree of Life”

KAWARTHA LAKES- The Shoppers Drug Mart "Tree of Life" fundraiser is growing plenty of new leaves thanks to local generosity. The Tree of Life program...

Fenelon Falls artist helping young girls “Stand Tall”

KAWARTHA LAKES-With every stroke of the paint brush Ellie Arscott hopes to instill self-esteem in young girls. "I just wanted to see if there...

Lindsay Medical Brigade preparing for another mission to Honduras

KAWARTHA LAKES-Many of the villagers have no running water, no electricity and some haven't had any medical care at all, for years. They will...

Disturbing trend developing in clients coming to Women’s Resources in the...

Photo Courtesy: Women's Resources KAWARTHA LAKES-Officials with Women's Resources in Lindsay say the levels of mental health issues they are seeing in both women and their...

Thinking of quitting smoking? Here’s some help!

KAWARTHA LAKES- “Quitting smoking is easy; I’ve done it thousands of times.” This quote, attributed to famous American author Mark Twain, isn’t far off the mark,...

Lindsay Transit Master Plan approved by council

KAWARTHA LAKES- City council has approved recommendations made in the Lindsay Transit Master Plan outlined at Tuesday's council meeting. “Our goal is to provide a...

Coboconk Medical Clinic to stay open, for now

KAWARTHA LAKES-Residents of Coboconk and surrounding area are breathing a sigh of relief today after council agreed to continue leasing a space for the...

Injured councillor back to work

KAWARTHA LAKES-Injured City of Kawartha Lakes Councillor John Pollard is back to work. On Tuesday Pollard attended his first council meeting since an incident...

River Road bridge construction delays anger Ward 12 councillor

KAWARTHA LAKES- "The fact of the matter is we all look incompetent with this project." said councillor Gord James after hearing the River Road...

Almost 900 criminal incidents investigated at the Lindsay jail in 2017

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Central East Correctional Centre is a violent place. Kawartha 411 has learned there were 818 criminal incidents investigated at the jail in...

Child seriously injured in snowmobile crash near Haliburton

HALIBURTON-A child has been seriously injured in a snowmobile crash near Haliburton on Monday. Police say officers from the Haliburton Highlands OPP responded to a...

Man charged with impaired driving on Highway 7

PETERBOROUGH-Members of the Peterborough County OPP have charged a Havelock man with impaired driving. Police say they stopped a vehicle on Highway 7 shortly after...

12 people go through the ice in one week in Haliburton

HALIBURTON-Haliburton Highlands OPP are reminding residents that no ice is safe after a dozen people went through the ice in one week. On February 9,...

Police investigating death of an infant in Oakwood

KAWARTHA LAKES-City of Kawartha Lakes emergency services personnel including OPP officers responded to a call for assistance in Oakwood on Thursday, January 25 at...

Human remains found near Haliburton identified as two people from St....

KAWARTHA LAKES-Police say human remains found near Haliburton on January 21st identified as two people from St. Catharines. The Haliburton Highlands Crime Unit is now...

Volunteer of the Year award renamed in honour of beloved Fenelon...

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Snowshoe Kawartha Winter Festival "Volunteer of the Year" award will be renamed and called "The John Livingston Memorial Trophy" in honour of...

Guinness World Record set in Bobcaygeon

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Lakeview Arts Barn (LAB) is a Guinness World Record holder for the world's largest underpants. They recieved the certificate acknowledging the feat on...

Donations to hospital fundraising campaign reach more than $110,000

KAWARTHA LAKES- The Tales of Hope Holiday Appeal, raising money for a new 3D mamography imaging machine has reached 64% of their target of...

Fenelon Falls “Coats for Kids” campaign a big success

KAWARTHA LAKES-Almost 100 local kids will be kept warm this winter thanks to the fundraising efforts of staff at the Bank of Montreal in...

Friends remember Fenelon Falls man killed in house fire

KAWARTHA LAKES-John Livingstone stopped into Gr8Finds Market in Fenelon Falls almost  everyday for 9 years. "I still can't believe he's gone," owner Randy Meredith...

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