News Ontario records 1,031 new COVID-19 cases SHARE ON: My Haliburton Now Staff, staff Friday, Dec. 3rd, 2021 (Supplied by Pixabay) Ontario is reporting its highest daily count of new COVID-19 cases since late May. The province added 1,031 new cases on Friday with fifty-one per cent in unvaccinated and partially vaccinated people. Forty-two per cent of the cases are in fully vaccinated people. Four more deaths were reported over the last day. Test positivity is at 2.9 per cent.