Brock Township’s charity golf tournament slated for June 18 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
There are now 48 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kawartha Lakes.
There was no shortage of support during the Brock Community Health Centre’s donation drive for local food banks on Tuesday (March 31).
Three residents of Lakeview Manor in Beaverton have been isolated after displaying symptoms of a respiratory illness.
The deaths of 11 people in Kawartha Lakes have now been attributed to COVID-19.
There are now close to three dozen confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kawartha Lakes and nine deaths related to the virus.
The Brock Community Health Centre is organizing a donation drive for the local food banks.
Together, with the facility administrators, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is working to contain a COVID-19 outbreak in a Bobcaygeon long-term care home.
How many staff have been tested? How many confirmed?
Beginning March 20, the day we were advised that COVID-19 was confirmed in three residents in the Pinecrest Nursing Home, symptomatic staff were already off work and were advised to be tested and to self-isolate. To date, we have received test results for 18 symptomatic staff (14 COVID-19 positive and 4 negative), all other results are pending.
With branches currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Brock Libraries is reaching out to local families with the launch of new online programming.