Small active case numbers in North Durham, cases lowering in Kawartha Lakes

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NORTH DURHAM/KAWARTHA: North Durham is down to only three active COVID-19 cases, while Kawartha Lakes is also seeing a smaller number of active cases.

As of press time, according to the Durham Regional Health Department, Uxbridge has two active cases, both listed in home isolation. To date, Uxbridge has 442 resolved cases and has had 26 deaths.

For the first time in a long while, Scugog has zero active cases. Since the start of the pandemic, Scugog has had 17 deaths and has 329 resolved cases.

Brock Township has one active case in home isolation. To date, Brock has had three deaths and has 154 resolved cases.

Meanwhile, the Haliburton, Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit is reporting Kawartha Lakes has 36 unresolved cases, has had 975 resolved cases and has one new death, bringing the total deaths to date to 57.

Dan Cearns, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Standard Newspaper