News Make sure your well water is well SHARE ON: Kaitlin Livingston, contributor, Thursday, Oct. 13th, 2016 If you’re on a well, our local health unit says you should get your water tested. The Haliburton-Kawartha-Pine Ridge District Health Unit says even though it has rained, it can take a considerable amount of time for wells to recover. Officials say water can be contaminated by varying water levels when a drought has been going on for a long period of time. They say water testing is free for residents. For more information visit this website.