Haliburton County has a new confirmed case of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to date, to 16.

The HKPR District Health Unit also reports that 5 current high risk contacts have been identified in the area.

Kawartha Lakes and Northumberland each have 3 unresolved cases of the virus and a total of 10 high risk contacts have been identified.

The individual in Haliburton County that has tested positive for COVID-19 has not required hospitalization and is recovering in isolation.