Letters to the Editor
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
To the Editor, All of my life I have lived in Minden and don t remember ever seeing our roads in such disrepair, they are disgraceful. Potholes so deep they can damage a vehicle badly.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
To the Editor, I feel compelled to speak against the proposed Minden Hills Arena renovation, not because I don t recognize the importance of recreational facilities in our village, but because of the value for cost the plan represents.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Mr. Ingram has brought up some very disturbing features of this new arena and revitalized community centre ( Rink about it, Minden Times, Dec. 20). Parts of it are not the correct size? One bidder? Is there no other company that can build this? God knows
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Efficiency or democracy? That is the question. In his Dec. 6 editorial in this newspaper, my good friend Chad Ingram is most eloquent in his argument for doing away with our township governments and putting our future exclusively in the hands of a single
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
To the Editor, On Saturday the Ontario PC Party voted to advance a policy motion suggesting that gender identity, gender expression, and transgender rights were somehow political ideology, and that any discussion of such should be removed from Ontario
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
While I can empathize with the residents on Mountain Lake (and presumably many others in the area) having to battle the inevitable excrement and annoyances that come hand in hand with an invasion of the scavenging creatures, I take issue with the flippant
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Read with interest the article and editorial concerning amalgamation. Call it amalgamation or consolidation or moving to a single tier they all ask the same question will citizens of Haliburton County be better served by a single level of government ve
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Thank you to all participants in last week s paint event, Colour With Wood led by Wendy Wood. We had a lot of fun while making some money for the Minden Curling Club, with 37 taking part in the artistic endeavour.
Friday, May 25, 2018
I was at the Minden laundromat this afternoon. I have not had to do this in years but washer breakdown made it a necessity. Put all the wash in, set it going and headed into town. Went to pay for something and no purse. Left everything there and hurried
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
To the Editor, It wasn t much more than a generation ago that the council of the old Township of Anson, Hindon and Minden routinely sat down together after dinner to hold its meetings.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
One cannot open a newspaper or turn on the TV without being bombarded with news of more sexual assault charges. Yes, sexual assault is serious and should not be tolerated!