Four new cases of COVID-19 and no recoveries were reported in Haliburton today(Thursday) pushing the county to nine active cases.

The health unit reported 19 new cases throughout the rest of the district on Thursday, ten in Kawartha Lakes and nine in Northumberland.

The health unit also declared a congregate setting outbreak at the Transition House in Northumberland overnight.

The last 24 hours saw the Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit doing over 600 tests for COVID-19 district-wide.