NewsHKPR adds two new COVID-19 cases, three recoveries in Haliburton Tuesday SHARE ON: Mo Fahim, staff Tuesday, Apr. 6th, 2021 Photo supplied by: Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health UnitTwo new COVID-19 cases and three recoveries were reported in the County of Haliburton on Tuesday. That puts Haliburton at seven active cases of the virus with 16 people currently identified as high-risk contacts. The local health unit added 41 new cases and 11 recoveries in Northumberland bringing it to 63 active cases with another 165 identified as high-risk contacts. In Kawartha Lakes, two new cases and eight recoveries were added placing that city at 22 active cases with 56 high-risk contacts identified. Two more people were admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 over the past two days, one in Kawartha and one in Northumberland. Five more people tested positive for a variant of concern in Kawartha Lakes and ten more in Northumberland.