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What you need for your cottage spring decorations!

If you just want to add a few spring decorations to your cottage - what should they be? Liz Marie...
03/25/2019
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New legislation about abandoning boats

Cottagers and boaters should be aware of new legislation that makes it illegal to abandon or irresponsibly manage a vessel. ...
03/21/2019
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Decorating for SPRING!

Spring is around the corner - how are you going to celebrate with your cottage decorations? Decor to Adore has...
03/20/2019
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Style inspiration from the Big Easy

New Orleans is full of charming little houses, and their style is truly unique! If you want to style your...
03/19/2019
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Paint projects to tackle this year

A new coat of paint can completely change a space!  Have you ever considered a bright color for your doors...
03/18/2019
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Spring means baby animals!

Spring is such a lovely time in nature. If you've spent time at the cottage in the spring, you know...
03/15/2019
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Old paddles aren’t garbage – you can fix them up!

Old paddles that are well loved can start to deteriorate, but there are things you can do to fix them!...
03/14/2019
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Why winter cottaging is awesome

Heading to the cottage in the winter used to be an adventure. It was cold, rugged, and always interesting! Now,...
03/13/2019
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Watch for flooding

The snow is melting, so be on the lookout for high water levels.  91.9 reported, "The City of Kawartha Lakes...
03/12/2019
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Invite wildlife to your garden

One of the best parts about cottage mornings is seeing wildlife around your yard!  You can invite even more wild friends...
03/11/2019
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Have you done all of these things this winter?

There are so many fun things to do in the winter! Have you skated on a frozen lake yet? Tried...
03/08/2019
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What rights does a lake have?

There is an interesting conversation happening in Ohio about whether Lake Erie has rights like a human.  Cottage Life reported,...
03/07/2019
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Community meeting on March 13

On March 13 there will be a community meeting on the topic of housing and homelessness in Kawartha Lakes.  MyKawartha...
03/06/2019
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Ice fishing safety to maximize fun

Ice fishing is fantastic fun during winters in Kawartha Lakes! If you're heading out on the ice it should be...
03/06/2019
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The best shoveling tips

Shoveling snow is difficult and can be dangerous, especially in cold temperatures. It's important to be as efficient as possible!...
03/05/2019
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How your wood ash could help local lakes

Did you know that saving your wood ash could help lakes in Canada? Cottage Life reported that many lakes are...
03/04/2019
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Potential change to bidding war disclosure

There may soon be more transparency into bidding wars.  Global News said, "Currently, if there are multiple bids on a...
03/01/2019
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What is happening between Kawartha Lakes and the fisheries department?

Everything is now settled between the City of Kawartha Lakes and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, but what happened in...
02/28/2019
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Family day plans

Do you have any plans for family day? There is lots to do in Kawartha Lakes! There's a free event at...
02/27/2019
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Current state of home sales in Kawartha Lakes

Kawartha 411 reported that the home sales in Kawartha Lakes are at their lowest since the '90s. However, it's not all...
02/27/2019
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Happy retirement to Chief of Kawartha Lakes Paramedic Service!

The Chief of Kawartha Lakes Paramedic Service, Keith Kirkpatrick, is retiring. He spent 38 years helping save lives, 15 of those...
02/06/2019
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