News Be Prepared for R.I.D.E Checks This Weekend SHARE ON: Kaitlin Livingston, contributor, Friday, Dec. 30th, 2016 Photo credit: supplied Christmas may be over, but R.I.D.E checks are still in full swing. The Haliburton Highlands OPP will be out this weekend making sure people are celebrating 2017 in a safe way. They are asking people to plan ahead if their going out to drink this New Years. You can get a taxi, call someone to pick you up, or find a place to sleep. Ontario’s R.I.D.E campaign ends on January 7th.