Powerboat race an eco-hazard

February 3 2015 Re: Head Lake to host powerboat race event Council and The Echo have ignored the fact that this event will have a negative impact on the ecology of Head Lake. For example…

A little help here MTO

February 3 2015 There has been a lot of talk these days about the maintenance of our winter roads.  Carol Moffatt posted a picture on Facebook the otherweekend of the deplorable conditions on Hwy 35…

Let’s share community promotional space

February 3 2015 The Highlands are an amazing place to live. One look at anycommunity bulletin board covered with flyers and posters will show thewide variety of events fundraisers and opportunities being organizedand offered on…

Two wrongs don’t make a right

January 27 2015 The following letter was submitted to the paper after being sent toAlgonquin Highlands Reeve and chairwoman of the county’s tourismcommittee Carol Moffatt.
Dear Carol I just tweeted that “Unwind Local” is the most…

A grammatical disgrace

January 27 2015 Dear County Tourism Committee Members I was dismayed by the article in yesterday’s Echo telling us of thepromotional video that is being made. I wasn’t dismayed by the idea ofthe video itself…