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Fourth Coronavirus Death Reported in Less Than A Week In Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-The Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit is reporting the fourth Coronavirus death in less than a week in Kawartha Lakes. That brings the total number of deaths locally to 36.

There’s also been two more people hospitalized with the virus, meaning there is now 7 patients in hospital in Lindsay with Coronavirus. One is on a ventilator.

There is now 38 active cases of Coronavirus in Kawartha Lakes and the Health Unit is tracking 51 high risk contacts.

Officials are reminding residents to wear a mask, practice physical distancing and stay home when possible.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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