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First ever Past & Present Quilt Exhibit & Makers Market at Kawartha Settlers’ Village

On Aug. 20 and 21 at Kawartha Settlers’ Village quilts from the past and present will be on display, according to a media release.

Young man dead in Shadow Lake drowning

 Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating the drowning of an… Continue reading “Young man dead in Shadow Lake drowning”

Time to walk and roll

Cool Tips for a Hot Planet series

During the pandemic a neighbour who found himself working from home walked off 80 pounds. We’d see him lapping the block multiple times a day. He’s still walking, sometimes with his son.

Ross Memorial gets new CFO

RMH facing high patient volumes, multiple outbreaks

Ross Memorial Hospital is impressing upon the local community the severity of the challenges the hospital is facing today due to high patient volumes and a second COVID-19 outbreak.

So many left behind — now we reap what we have sown

Despite all the discussion about how divided we are as a nation now, there has always been one key reason for that division — and we have yet to meaningfully address it.

Sex trafficking often looks like romantic relationships gone wrong

It happens here, too

“Maybe I wasn’t good enough to be loved. He told me if I did it once, I would never have to do it again,” says a woman who survived being trafficked for sex here in Kawartha Lakes.

The Bike Garage expands product lines

With a full line of electric and premium regular bikes in stock, owner of The Bike Garage in Lindsay, Al Hussey, has never been busier.