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Editor’s Desk

Weed Diaries

Sep 16, 2019 | Signe Ball

Cannabis is once again a topic of avid discussion – where can you get it, what’s the best cultivar, is it worth growing your own?

Opinion

Let Them Drink Beer

Jun 20, 2019 | Signe Ball

Do real adults prefer beer over health care?

Changing the Game

Mar 19, 2019 | Signe Ball

In “Game Changers” in this issue, Johanna Bernhardt reviews the complexities of the care system and has an extended visit with one group of local families who created a homegrown solution to one perennial anxiety.

25 Under 25

Future Considerations

Nov 20, 2018 | Signe Ball

The mission of the museum, theatre and magazine is to tell and preserve our community’s stories – our history, our drama and our daily lives.

Out & About

Sep 18, 2018 | Signe Ball

Behind the pages: Many of our contributors are otherwise actively engaged in the life of community.

A hunter takes to the field with a bolt-action rifle, commonly used for hunting deer and moose. Photo by Visualspace | istockphoto.

It’s Complicated

Jun 19, 2018 | Signe Ball

I’m also genuinely impressed by all the good environmental work done by the likes of Dufferin Northern Peel Anglers and Hunters Association and Ducks Unlimited.

A Quarter Century – and Counting

Mar 26, 2018 | Signe Ball

Every column and feature in the magazine passes through this filter: What does it tell us about the place we call home and the people who live here?

A Literary Harvest

Sep 16, 2017 | Signe Ball | Arts

We’re lucky to have some exceptional writers contributing their talents to In The Hills, and this year four of them have published books.

O Canada!

Jun 21, 2017 | Signe Ball

I recently asked my 12-year-old granddaughter what makes her most pessimistic about the future.

Yellow and pink Tulipa saxatilus. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Earthly Delights

Mar 20, 2017 | Signe Ball

Gardening has always been one of my greatest pleasures, but my efforts were, and remain, of the “weekend gardener” variety.

Season of Hope

Nov 22, 2016 | Signe Ball | Departments

The Syrian refugee children who have settled in Headwaters give us reason to be optimistic for 2017 and beyond.

War and Remembrance

Sep 16, 2016 | Signe Ball | Departments

Betty Ward of Orangeville knows the responsibility of generational memory. Her father Charles Thomas, who survived the First World War, had kept a regular diary during his service.

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