Environment

Caroline Palmer: Actor of Shazam!, Heartland fame living off-grid in Burnt River

Caroline Palmer: Actor of Shazam!, Heartland fame living off-grid in Burnt River

Caroline Palmer has appeared on hit TV shows such as Mr. D, Workin’ Moms, Suits, and even the 2019 DC… Continue reading “Caroline Palmer: Actor of Shazam!, Heartland fame living off-grid in Burnt River”

Janice Carr Soles 4 Souls

A sustainable solution for your used shoes

BioPed Lindsay is calling all Kawartha Lakes residents to put their best foot forward by donating used shoes for a… Continue reading “A sustainable solution for your used shoes”

Wild Ideas: A place for hunting in a more environmentally-conscious world

Camouflage gear is not an unusual sight in Kawartha Lakes. Like many rural Ontario communities, hunting is part of our… Continue reading “Wild Ideas: A place for hunting in a more environmentally-conscious world”

Adopt a Road gets tossed amidst COVID fears

Back in March when COVID-19 brought Kawartha Lakes to a standstill, one of the many programs put on hold was… Continue reading “Adopt a Road gets tossed amidst COVID fears”

Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority pushes for less winter salting

Mike Walters, the chief executive officer of the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority, has said that in 60 years Lake… Continue reading “Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority pushes for less winter salting”

Kawartha Lakes is a smallmouth bass paradise

Smallmouth bass are members of the sunfish family, and that is an apt designation, because there is no fish more… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes is a smallmouth bass paradise”

Invasive species: Boaters and anglers have critical role to play in Kawartha Lakes

Invasive species: Boaters and anglers have critical role to play in Kawartha Lakes

The rivers and lakes of Kawartha Lakes are once again teeming with life. Boat owners everywhere are eager to take… Continue reading “Invasive species: Boaters and anglers have critical role to play in Kawartha Lakes”