School board trustees approved a budget of $431,036,046 for the 2020-2021 school year following a meeting on Thursday
The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit has issued an order for farms that employ migrant workers to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
The Haliburton, Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit reported no new coronavirus cases Wednesday; a corrected duplicate case puts the total at 201 cases.
The new policy requiring masks to be worn inside commercial establishments as the region reopens amid the coronavirus pandemic goes into effect on July 13.
Of all the Great Lakes, only Lake Erie’s ecosystem is in poor condition, with the trend unchanging.
The health unit reports five more resolved cases since Friday - four in the City of Kawartha Lakes and one in Northumberland County.
According to the DOH, the amoeba is usually found in warm, fresh water such as lakes, rivers, ponds and canals in the United States, but is more common in the southern states.
City of Kawartha Lakes OPP laid five charges related to personal flotation devices (PFD), ranging from expired devices to size issues.