Local virus cases dip a bit this week

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NORTH DURHAM/KAWARTHA: Local communities are seeing a lower number of COVID-19 cases this week than the previous week.

According to the Durham Region Health Department, Scugog has five active cases in home isolation as of press time. To date, Scugog has had 17 deaths and 365 resolved cases.

Uxbridge has four active cases, all in-home isolation. Since the start of the pandemic, Uxbridge has had 26 deaths and 463 resolved cases. Brock Township currently has no active cases of the virus. To date, Brock has had three deaths and 191 resolved cases.

Meanwhile, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit is reporting Kawartha Lakes has 12 unresolved/active cases, 1,212 resolved cases and 58 deaths.

Dan Cearns, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Standard Newspaper

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