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Elliott Lake mall collapse – whither Dalton and Harper

People of Elliott Lake abandoned in time of great need [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] BY TERRANCE GAVAN – Rumble and Rant – Shrike.ca Editorial There are few words of solace available for the people of Elliott Lake who had to …

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What’s with the all these Harper songs

YOU TUBEY FIX TERRANCE GAVAN – Shrike.ca – June 8, 2012 The Mayor of Ingoldsby, Albert Saxby and his band of brothers have unleashed a video about our Prime Minister, the Blight Right Honorable Stephen Harper. We are hoping that you like it, but be forewarned, because for reasons beyond our ken and control we have not screened it yet. …

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Landowners continue to oppose Clear Lake proposal

HALIBURTON COUNTY COUNCIL Challenging times for MNR and council Minden – Tinkering with shorelines in the Haliburton Highlands is dicey business, and no discussion better defines just how delicate an issue lake frontage planning has become than the current public battle regarding Ministry of Natural Resources’ (MNR) Clear Lake Conservation Reserve (CR) proposals. Approximately 30 visitors greetedHaliburtonCountycouncilors and MNR spokesman …

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County council surveys and approves budget changes

HALIBURTON COUNTY COUNCIL Trimmed budget sets up 1.99 percent in levy passed on to tax By Terrance Gavan Minden– Provincial austerity measures are placing extreme pressure on municipal budgets inOntario.Ontario’s bleak fiscal outlook and increased county spending propelledHaliburtonCounty to slash their original 2012 draft budget by $215,000. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” …

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Dawson Hamilton’s spot on hockey’s tapestry

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] PARDON THE ERUPTION By Terrance Gavan We wonder if Matt Duchene’s skyward glance in his rookie season – just before scoring the shootout goal that propelled the Colorado Avalanche into the 2010 playoffs – was noticed …

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Graham James gets a deuce for child abuse

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] PARDON THE ERUPTION  “Sentence… a national travesty.” Todd Holt, victim of Graham James. By Terrance Gavan Whatever you think about convicted sex abuser Graham James, you have to at least admire and respect the way the …

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Duchene out and Hodgson scoreless

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] By Terrance Gavan Okay, Haliburton hockey fans. Would you like the bad news? Or the badder news? How about we give you the most troubling news. Haliburton Hurricane, Matt Duchene is out for three to four …