Former Hawks player joins Battalion

By Darren Lum The North Bay Battalion fans will soon learn what Haliburton Highlands character and work ethic is all about when Alex Little makes his OHL debut this coming season. The former Red Hawks…

Boston Marathon waits for COVID-19

By Darren Lum When it comes to public events and gatherings the coronavirus has halted everything from going to the bar to buy a drink to watching hockey player Auston Matthews score on a one-timer.…

No quit in Hawks against Thunder

By Darren Lum You can’t get much closer to the Kawartha Championship title final than an overtime semi-final 4-3 loss to the best team in the high school hockey league. It was an amazing feat…

Hawks season ends against Panthers in COSSA

By Darren Lum There is plenty to feel good about for the Red Hawks senior boys’ basketball team whose 2019-2020 season ended with a COSSA semi-final 50-27 loss to the Prince Edward Collegiate Panthers close…

Contest win to give player rare NHL experience

By Darren Lum Highland Storm player Hunter Hamilton is excited to see the Toronto Maple Leafs play and share the ice with his hockey hero Mitch Marner thanks to an opportunity offered through the Scotiabank…

Haliburton hockey players contribute to strong finish

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Rookies reflect on provincial biathlon success

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Silver lining for first provincial skating experience  

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Hawks rink crowned provincial champions 

Submitted by Darrell Dobson Published Feb. 25 2020 The Haliburton Highlands Secondary School’s boys curling team are provincial champions capturing the Ontario School Curling Provincial Championship with a dramatic finish in an extra end final…

Finnish Lapphunds race again

Published Feb. 25 2020 Submitted by Ted Rule Little Redstone Lake provided the perfect venue for the third annual Finnish Lapphund Sledding weekend which took place from Jan. 24 to 26. Ted and Shirley Rule…

Epic battle ends with a loss for Hawks

The season may have ended with a playoff loss for the Red Hawks girls’ senior volleyball team but not without an epic battle during the first round of the Kawartha championship playoffs. Down two sets…

Hawks dominate Titans at home

By Darren Lum Published Feb. 11 2020 With nothing to play for but pride the Red Hawks senior Red Hawks boys basketball team showcased the skill and depth that has served them well all season.…

Hawks lose but will play again

By Darren Lum It was a victory for the Red Hawks hockey team to have played in light of the Trillium Lakelands District School Board’s decision to cancel extracurriculars during school hours. Coach Jason Morissette…

Byers curls her way to Swiss Alps

By Darren Lum Published Jan. 28 2020 Haliburton Highlands Secondary School student Jessica Byers is taking her curling skills from Oshawa to the land of chocolate and clocks. Nearing the end of December Byers and…

Hawks prioritize development 

By Darren Lum Two dominant victories one against the visiting Brock Bulldogs and the other against the Titans of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary were just a byproduct of the development of the senior Red…

Hawks will grow from narrow loss 

By Darren Lum With hands on heads shirt collars held by teeth hands slapping on outstretched arms and calls for a foul Red Hawks players and head coach Paul Longo exhibited their disbelief at a…