Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock MPP Laurie Scott has been named the Minister of Labour for Ontario as she and Premier-Designate Doug Ford, as well as 19 other cabinet members are sworn in today. “I will never forget why I’m here: to work for the people of Ontario,” said Ford. “I promised the people that I would help make our great province theRead more
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After cruising to victory in the June 7 provincial election, MPP Laurie Scott is hoping to claim a spot in Premier Doug Ford’s cabinet. Scott, who captured roughly 57 per cent of the vote in winning her fifth term as the representative for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock earlier this month, said she’s unsure whether she would get the call to serve. “I’mRead more
Members of Brock Township council are mulling over the possibility of turning over undeveloped parkland north of the Sunderland fairgrounds to a developer.
According to a report discussed at Monday’s (June 25) meeting of the planning committee, the Kaitlin Group has proposed trading five acres of land protected by the Greenbelt in exchange for 2.5 acres that could be developed.Read more
After turning down the donation of an aerial unit from Beaverton firefighters a few months ago, township council has opted to proceed with roughly $60,000 worth of repairs to a spare pumper.Read more
From red to blue, Ontario is believed to have elected a Progressive Conservative majority government. Laurie Scott, long-time Member of Provincial Parliament for Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock, has been declared the winner of the riding, easily retaining her seat following Thursday’s (June 7) provincial election. This marks the fifth time Scott has been elected since 2003. The difference this term, however, isRead more
Brock Township council has decided to designate Lakeland Crescent in Beaverton a Community Safety Zone after hearing from concerned residents.Read more
A rental dispute between its operators and Brock Township may see the closure of the ServiceOntario location in Beaverton.Read more
Five of the candidates in the running for the June 7 provinicial election tackled a range of topics during a debate in Sunderland Wednesday (May 23) night.
Incumbent Conservative MPP Laurie Scott was joined by challengers Zac Miller (representing the NDP), Brooklynne Cramp-Waldinsperger (Liberal), Chuck MacMillan (Consensus Ontario) and Thomas Rhyno (None of the Above) for the event, which was hosted by The Brock Voice and the Sunderland Legion.Read more
We want to hear from you heading into Wednesday (May 23) night’s provincial election debate in Sunderland.
The Brock Voice and the Sunderland Legion are teaming up to host the event, which from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Legion branch on River Street.Read more
The Brock Voice and the Sunderland Legion are teaming up to host a debate heading into the June 7 provincial election. The event will be held Wednesday, May 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Legion branch on River Street and will be moderated by Scott Howard of The Brock Voice. Incumbent Conservative MPP Laurie Scott will be joinedRead more