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This Version Posted: June 1, 2020

Update on Local COVID-19 Outbreaks

The local public health unit today is providing an update on the COVID-19 outbreaks in its area.

The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is working with the following facilities currently in outbreak:

Empire Crossing Retirement Home – Port Hope, Ontario

This outbreak was declared on May 16 after one asymptomatic resident tested positive for COVID-19 during enhanced surveillance testing.

Kawartha Lakes Retirement Residence – Bobcaygeon, Ontario

This outbreak was declared on May 12 after one staff person tested positive for COVID-19 during enhanced surveillance testing.

Outbreaks Declared Over:

Fenelon Court Long Term Care Home – Fenelon Falls, Ontario

This outbreak was declared on May 18 after one asymptomatic staff person tested positive for COVID-19 during enhanced surveillance testing. The Health Unit declared the outbreak over on May 30, 2020.