The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit has reported its 13th confirmed case of COVID-19 in Haliburton County, with five high-risk contacts associated.

In an update July 27, the unit reported a new case, along with an additional probable case. Five others are high-risk contacts, meaning asymptomatic individuals who are known to have been in contact with a confirmed or probable case.

All other confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Haliburton have been previously resolved, including two reported last week.

Total cases across the district are now up to 213, with 22 active in the City of Kawartha Lakes and one active in Northumberland.

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