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Wilberforce public washroom winter availability update

Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 09:07 AM

The public washrooms on the back side of the Lloyd Watson Centre in Wilberforce are now closed for the winter. Portable toilets will be available for the winter season.

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Haliburton County Paramedic Service Patient Record System Offline

Posted on Monday, November 21, 2022 11:59 AM

The Haliburton County Paramedic Service has been informed that the third-party platform it uses to record patient data has been taken offline in response to a cyber incident.

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You could win a $250 gift certificate by taking the Haliburton County Economic Development Survey

Posted on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 12:18 PM

Attention residents of Highlands East, we are asking you to help guide the future of our area's economy. The County is developing a roadmap for economic transformation and growth,...

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2022 Municipal and School Board Election Results

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:22 AM

This article has been updated with official election results that have been certified by our Clerk/Returning Officer. ...

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2022 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2022 09:00 AM

Multiple Household Hazardous Waste collections take place throughout the year at various locations across Haliburton County to...

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Arena rentals and public skating begin in October

Posted on Tuesday, October 04, 2022 03:45 PM

The Keith Tallman Memorial Arena will be available for rentals beginning October 9, 2022.

Free Public Skating

Free Public Skating begins Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. and...

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Waste Management Survey for Businesses and Organizations

Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 12:48 PM

Ontario is transitioning to new Blue Box regulations starting in 2023. The four lower-tier municipalities in the County of Haliburton, including Highlands East, will transition...

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Lakefront Property Owner's Guide to Blue-Green Algae

Posted on Monday, August 15, 2022 08:51 PM

There has been a dramatic increase in blue green algae blooms in Ontario in recent years. As a result many lakefront property owners are very concerned when they see blooms or...