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Council turns down Community Foundation request for funding

KAWARTHA LAKES-Almost everyone loved the idea but the majority didn't want to fund it. The Community Foundation of Kawartha Lakes made it's second presentation to...

More cycling lanes could reduce vehicle collisions

BY OLIVIA TIMM PETERBOROUGH-Sue Suave, Transportation Demand Management Planner for the City of Peterborough, said that with the update of the Cycling Network, “We expect...

Council plans a re-count on the number of homeless in the city

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough approved several plans at Monday nights Committee of the Whole meeting, one being a re-count on the number of homeless in...

15 news solar farms get the green light

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough council approved the construction of 15 local solar farm projects at a cost of nearly $25 million. Tonight’s agenda meeting was short...

UPDATE: Heat warning issued for City of Kawartha Lakes lifted

UPDATE: Cooler temperatures today have lead to the heat warning being lifted.  Today's hot, humid weather brought the first heat warning of the season. Tthe Haliburton,...

Casino plans approved

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Several citizens urged council to delay the rezoning of the Shorelines Casino to Crawford Dr. and The Parkway at last night’s council...

Local volunteer presented with the Holnbeck Award

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Sonya Guthrie received the 2017 Holnbeck Award at Peterborough council for volunteering to help people with disabilities. Mayor Daryl Bennett presented Sonia Guthrie...

Council decides not to pedal forward with bike lanes on Charlotte Street

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-With several citizens emphasizing the importance of bike lanes on Charlotte Street, Peterborough council voted to look into King Street as an...

Potential Heritage Register comes under the microscope

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Downtown Peterborough properties will be looked at more closely when being added to the Heritage register. A few individuals spoke at Monday’s council...

Peterborough’s controversial Heritage Building Register comes back to council

By Olivia Timm PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough plans to celebrate Canada 150 in style and last night council got a glimpse of come of the celebrations planned. In...


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