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Sunday, April 11, 2021
Home Health and Lifestyle

Health and Lifestyle

The Haliburton Kawartha Pineridge District Health unit wants you to be carful when hunting for certain bargains this summer.Some used and out-of-date items, especially...
Photo:Cooper Young and Erik CarpenterBy Caroline Fenelius Carpenter70 trees of various species and sizes were planted in a mini forest by a small army...
The Miss Vickie’s® is voluntarily recalling Jalapeño-flavoured kettle cooked potato chips due to the potential presence of Salmonella in the seasoning used in the product...
A new, high tech, bike sharing station is coming to Bobcaygeon and is set to open in May.Ten new 7-speed cruisers with baskets and...
If you are looking to get your kids off the computer and out into nature this summer you better hope to it.  The first...
A flour recall by Robin Hood last month has expanded to include a number of other products. They include one-kilogram bags of Brodie self-raising cake...
Almost 15% of the population in Canada is over age 65. In Kawartha Lakes 22% are seniors. Those numbers have lead to an initiative...
The City of Kawartha Lakes Environmental Advisory Committee (KLEAC)is piloting a project to turn part of the decommissioned land at the Fenelon Falls Landfill...
More than 28,000 Naloxone Kits have been distributed across Province to help reduce opioid deaths.Naloxone is a life-saving drug that can temporarily reverse an...
The Kawartha Lakes Public Library is bringing author Gabriele Wills back to her ‘hometown’ as part the Canada 150th Author Series.The author will be in...

This Week in Kawartha Lakes

Pigeon Lake Road Closed Near Bobcaygeon After Serious Crash Involving a Motorcycle And A Pickup Truck

KAWARTHA LAKES-Pigeon Lake Road (Cty Rd 17) near Bobcaygeon remains closed following a serious crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck this afternoon.The...

Heavy Police Presence On Brock Street In Peterborough, Residents of Brock Towers Told To Stay Inside

PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough Police have closed Brock Street and residents of Brock Towers have been advised to stay inside their apartments.A number of police are on...

School Board Launches Campaign To Bring Awareness To Opportunities And Value In Skilled Trades

KAWARTHA LAKES –Chris Vanuden is a General Foreman for a hydro contractor in the City of Toronto. He says hiring skilled linemen is impossible....

Happy Days Closing Houseboat Rental Business After 43 Years

KAWARTHA LAKES-Happy Days Houseboats near Bobcaygeon is closing its rental business after 43 years in business.The company is located on the west shore of...