Remember Fire Ban STILL in Effect

All, Due to some inquiries, I thought it best to update.  While Algonquin Park may have lifted their fire ban, many of the surrounding areas, including Haliburton and Muskoka have not. The Fire Ban is still in place in Haliburton County. We are hopeful for tomorrow’s...

Burning of Timber Trail

Photo’s taken of our fire department in action by residents of Oxtongue Lake, during the accidental burning of Timber Trail.  It reminds us how lucky we are to have them on the lake.     ...
Practicing with the Jaws of Life

Practicing with the Jaws of Life

Practicing with the Jaws of Life Once upon a time (July 9, 2008, to be specific), one of Algonquin Outfitters’ vans needed some routine servicing — an oil change, windshield washer blades replaced, air put in the tires — the usual list.  Fire Chief Ted Keown suggested...