NEWS -- Dysart et al councillors have known about short-term home rentals since the ‘90s, but the digital marketplaces that advertise them, many accessible with a few swipes on a smartphone, are creating serious challenges for the township.
NEWS -- Sunray Group director of planning and development, Leo Palozzi, has one more chance to convince Dysart council to grant him a zoning bylaw amendment for his gas station complex proposal next to the Tim Hortons on County Road 21 in Haliburton.
NEWS -- It was music to local politicians’ ears when the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) declared broadband Internet a basic service for all Canadians, including people in rural and remote areas.
NEWS -- Major sponsors are getting cold feet and backing out of the 2017 International Federation of Sleddog Sports (IFSS) Winter World Championships thanks to a documentary that is making its rounds across the country.
INVESTIGATION: A nearly 10-month long investigation by The Highlander has revealed that a Harcourt landmark is in turmoil and plans to turn it around have hit a snag. Susan Elizabeth Blouin, 47, hired to manage Nomi Resort, is under police investigation.