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Stefphanie and Jon of the MacHart (Hart & MacDonnell) family, along with their son Riddick, died in a head-on collision on Highway 7 in Peterborough County on November 22, 2022. Daughter Rowghan survived the crash but was airlifted to a Toronto hospital with life-threatening injuries where she is in critical condition. (Photo: Tanya Hart / GoFundMe)

Three members of Peterborough family among four who lost their lives in Highway 7...

Parents and son died on scene, daughter was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service in Lindsay. (Photo: City of Kawartha Lakes)

Kawartha Lakes police investigating rash of vehicle thefts overnight in Lindsay

Four vehicles were stolen from driveways on Mary Street West, Durham Street East, Crestwood Avenue, and Dobson Street.
Highway 7 in Peterborough County was closed between Keene Road and Heritage line while police documented a fatal head-on collision that happened on November 22, 2022. (kawarthaNOW screenshot of OPP video)

Four dead in head-on collision on Highway 7 in Peterborough

Tuesday afternoon collision near Drummond Line also left one person critically injured.
Daniel Craig (right) reprises his role as Detective Benoit Blanc in the sequel "Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery", which comes to Netflix on Friday, December 23 after a one-week limited theatrical release. (Photo: Netflix)

What’s new on Netflix Canada in December 2022

Highlights include Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio, The Recruit, The Witcher: Blood Origin, Sr., and more.
The Peterborough Theatre Guild presents Rick Cummins and John Scoullar's adaptation of "The Little Prince", based on the beloved book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The family holiday musical with a cast of 25 young performers (and one adult) runs for seven shows December 2 to 10, 2022. (Illustration: Elena Schweitzer)

Beloved tale of ‘The Little Prince’ comes to the Peterborough Theatre Guild stage in...

Family holiday musical adapted from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's 1943 novella runs for seven performances December 2 to 10.
Ontario's Greenbelt includes two million acres of protected land including farmland, forests, wetlands, rivers, and lakes. (Photo: Greenbelt Foundation website)

Rally against Ford government’s Bill 23 taking place in Peterborough on Saturday

Opposition continues to build against proposed housing construction legislation that includes stripping away environmental protections.
Four of the 16 pieces of monarch butterfly-themed artwork created and donated by Peterborough-area artists that will accompany Monarch Ultra organizers Carlotta James, Rodney Fuentes, and Gunther Schubert on their trip to Zitácuaro, Mexico for the International Monarch Butterfly Festival from November 25 to 27, 2022. (kawarthaNOW collage of photos from Love For The Boro / Instagram)

Peterborough artwork ‘migrating’ to International Monarch Butterfly Festival in Zitácuaro, Mexico

Zitácuaro government has invited Monarch Ultra organizers Carlotta James, Rodney Fuentes, and Gunther Schubert to participate in November 25-27 festival.
Kawartha Land Trust has protected 30 properties comprising more than 5,070 acres of forests, wetlands, and grasslands in the Kawarthas, including the Christie Bentham Wetland, a provincially significant wetland just south of Burleigh Falls. (Photo courtesy of Kawartha Land Trust)

Kawartha Land Trust to receive up to $1.7 million in federal funding to protect more...

Funding over next five years will help charitable organization secure and protect more forests, wetlands, and grasslands.
The Peterborough Exhibition, which has taken place at Morrow Park in Peterborough annually since 1885, will move to Kawartha Downs in Fraserville for 2023. The Peterborough Agricultural Society cancelled the exhibition at Morrow Park in 2022 due to a dispute with the City of Peterborough which is building a sports complex in the west portion of the park. (Photo: Peterborough Agricultural Society)

Agricultural society says Peterborough Exhibition is not moving to Kawartha Downs in 2023

Small selection of events may be held at Kawartha Downs in 2023 but details are not confirmed.
Snow plow on highway during snow squall

Snow squall watch in effect for Kawartha Lakes through Sunday

Local snowfall accumulations of 15 to 25 cm expected by Sunday night.

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