A Day in the Life ... (put your cursor on the photos to see the cutlines or click on the photo to enlarge)
2007 Art Hive opening
Laurie Scott and I helped open the Art Hive in 2007.
To me, it will always be Welch's Store, a significant landmark in my childhood because we used to walk there all the time from the cottage.
2011 OFM long service awards
Three of our firefighters from Stn 70 Oxtongue Lake received their 25-year awards from the Ontario Fire Marshal.
2011 Kushog POA
Association President Norma Goodger gave me a copy of the Kushog Lake Plan.
2010 County Council
2011 New Lift at Dorset Rec Centre
2012 Dorset playground opening
MPs Barry Devolin (l) and Norm Miller (r) were on hand to help celebrate the wonderful work that went into the new playground in downtown Dorset.
In 2012 Carnarvon's Zion United church turned 150. I brought greetings and ate cake!
On the Air at Canoe FM
2012 Volunteer Luncheon
Serving the public - literally!
Scotty Morrison and Mr. Stanley
Scotty is an old family friend from Etobicoke and his work raising funds for Community Care is something I'm always happy to support.
I was pleased, as County Warden, to help celebrate Gooderham's 140th birthday in 2013.
Dysart Reeve Murray Fearrey was the host with the most at Colourfest.
Lookit me - I dug up a mineral speciman!
Recreational geology is alive and well in the Highlands.
The Chamber of Commerce Warden's breakfast was a full house, a great meal and a terrific networking opportunity.
2013 Flood Relief Golf Tournament
Buffalo Sabre and Haliburton native Cody Hodgson (c) was a co-host of the incredibly successful Flood Relief Gold Tourney held to raise money for the village of Minden.
2013 Flood Relief Golf Tournament
Colorado Avalanche star and native Haliburtonian Matt Duchene (c) was a co-host of the incredibly successful Flood Relief Gold Tourney held to raise money for the village of Minden.
Just goofin' around with the folks at Canoe FM!
2013 Eastern Ontario Warden's Caucus
The EOWC met with Ministers Linda Jeffrey, Charles Sousa, Glen Murray and Jeff Leal to discuss the economic challenges of Eastern Ontario.
With "Peaches" at Winter Games
I want to be Peaches when I grow up ...
2013 Cooper Lookout re-dedication
Councillor Lisa Barry and I were pleased to attend the re-dedication of the James Cooper Lookout during the (very rainy) Hike Haliburton Festival in 2013.
The Dorset Snowball is a festival that can't be beat. MP Tony Clement (r), along with MPP Laurie Scott and MP Barry Devolin helped open the festivities.
2013 MNR Relocation annoucement
Council members and staff were all smiles when MPP Joe Dickson (r) announced the MNR's $12 million relocation project at the Stanhope Airport. Whew - it was a loooooong time in the works!
2013 Warden inauguration
I was honoured to be elected County Warden for the year 2013.
2013 Warden Portrait.jpg
In honour of the MNR Relocation project instead of the controversial runway, a friend dropped off a case of beer ...
2013 Canada Day...
...with MP Barry Devolin and MPP Laurie Scott.
2013 with Chris Hadfield
It was a thrill to meet Canada's own Chris Hadfield at the AMO conference in Ottawa.
With Premier Wynne
The premier is an approachable and kind person. She promised not to forget the Haliburton Highlands!
Celebrating Canoe FM's anniversary
2013 Signing the MNR agreement
2012 Reeves Report on CANOE FM
A monthly live chat with morning hosts Mike Jaycock and Lorraine McNeil.