The local health unit reported one new case of COVID-19 in the County of Haliburton today(Thursday).

This marks the first case added in Haliburton since May 26th.

Ten cases were reported throughout the rest of the district on Thursday, all in Kawartha Lakes.

A little under 500 tests for COVID-19 were done by the Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit region-wide in the last 24 hours.