Environment

Ross Memorial Hospital Receives 2019 Green Health Care Award for Top Performer in Waste Category

Ross Memorial Hospital receives 2019 Green Health Care Award

In recognition of its commitment to environmental stewardship and greening its healthcare practices, Ross Memorial Hospital received this year’s Green… Continue reading “Ross Memorial Hospital receives 2019 Green Health Care Award”

Controversial bill to change conservation authorities in pro-development move by province

Conservation Ontario has asked its members, environmental groups, and citizens to petition for changes to the Conservative government’s new developer-friendly… Continue reading “Controversial bill to change conservation authorities in pro-development move by province”

Deer remains in ditches: How COVID-19 is increasing animal waste on our roads

With hunting season in full swing there’s an uptick in the number of deer carcases, bones, or skins, littered around… Continue reading “Deer remains in ditches: How COVID-19 is increasing animal waste on our roads”

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”