Help us Get Better Internet Access!
Saturday July 18, 2020As schools, workplaces, stores, government services and community events move online, a whopping 59% of rural households across Canada still don’t have access to reliable high-speed Internet (50/10 mbps) – and that certainly includes Jack’s Lake.
Level 1 Low Water Condition
Wednesday July 08, 2020Kawartha Conservation has declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition throughout the watershed. Check their full announcement and explanations
Thursday July 02, 2020Here is an update with facts about the ongoing proposed quarry.As we reported in Smoke Signals, the prospector's Exploration Permit was due to expire this June. However, the Ministry of...
SMOKE SIGNALS - SUMMER 2020 (V2)
Friday June 26, 2020Welcome to our first ever DIGITAL version of Smoke Signals - Summer 2020.Click here to read: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1anu3MdoZnMQOtjY2VhDk4H...
Fish Die-Off on Jack's Lake
Friday June 26, 2020PLEASE REPORT YOUR OBSERVATIONS !!!Over the past 12-15 days, there have been several reports of dead fish in various parts of Jack Lake. This information has been reported to the local office of the Ontario...
Jun 8 is Apsley COVID-19 Testing Day!
Thursday June 04, 2020FOCA has shared the attached information for area lake residents: Apsley COVID-19 Testing Day
Petition for High-speed Internet
Thursday June 04, 2020As schools, workplaces, stores, government services and community events move online, a whopping 59% of rural households across Canada still don’t have access to reliable high-speed (50/10 mbps) Internet – and that certainly includes Jack’s Lake....
HBMLA Zoom Meeting 2020 May 23
Thursday May 28, 2020Last Saturday morning, the mayor of Havelock Belmont Methuen (HBM), Jim Martin, held a special meeting with representatives of the various lake associations in the Township. See some
Apsley Lions Boat Draw
Friday May 22, 2020Have you ever wanted an Antique Boat, but thought it was too expensive?Well here is your chance to not only get an Antique Boat, Motor, and a trailer, but to support an amazing charity as well!The Apsley & District Lions Clu...
Local Support Overflows for Jack Lake
Friday May 22, 2020Some areas undoubtedly merit protection. In Peterborough County, the lands and waters surrounding Jack Lake (also known locally as Jack’s Lake) are highly valued by the local community and First Nations. Now, mineral exploration and quarry...