News Briefs

Fatal collision in Manvers Township

Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating a fatal collision on Highway 35 in Manvers Township. 

Paralympic athlete wants to give back to community

Jon Thurston of Dunsford is a member of Canada’s National Wheelchair Curling Team and would like to introduce other wheelchair users to his sport.

Explore science and tech at Pinnguaq’s Big Summer Hangout

Pinnguaq is gearing up for an exciting autumn of live programming and events, beginning with its Big Summer Hangout pop-up event on Aug. 28 from 10 am to 3 pm on the Kawartha Lakes Makerspace in Lindsay.

Drive-through vaccination clinic at LEX closes this month

Ross Memorial Hospital’s drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Lindsay Exhibition (LEX) is closing on Friday, August 27.

Drowning in Rosedale

Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a drowning on the Rosedale River, in Fenelon Township.

Thousands of cannabis plants seized in Kirkfield

Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) seized over 6,000 plants under a Cannabis Act (CA) warrant that interrupted the illegal production of cannabis at a local Kirkfield residence.

City reopens recreational facilities with safety measures

Recreation facilities including fitness centres, swimming pools, Lindsay Recreation Complex Arena, select halls and community centres are open now with COVID safety protocols in place.