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COVID-19: Outbreak declared at Case Manor Care Community in Bobcaygeon – Peterborough

COVID-19: Outbreak declared at Case Manor Care Community in Bobcaygeon - Peterborough

A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at a long-term care home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., the region’s health unit reports. According to the Haliburton, Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit, an outbreak has been declared at Case Manor Care Community in the village in the City of Kawartha Lakes. It …

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City of Kawartha Lakes 2020 summer tourism season ‘better than expected’: officials – Peterborough

City of Kawartha Lakes 2020 summer tourism season ‘better than expected’: officials - Peterborough

The 2020 summer tourism season is unlike any other seen before for the City of Kawartha Lakes. While there have been no international visitors, the season has actually exceeded expectations amid the global coronavirus pandemic, according to officials. “Some communities, such as Fenelon Falls and Bobcaygeon, our busier communities, are …

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Coronavirus: More services resume in City of Kawartha Lakes – Peterborough

Coronavirus: More services resume in City of Kawartha Lakes - Peterborough

There’s good news for any kids looking to cool off this summer in the City of Kawartha Lakes. The municipality is turning on its splash pads on June 26. The service was previously on hold due to the ongoing emergency orders due to the coronavirus pandemic. “There will be a …

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Coronavirus cases remain at 170 for Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit – Peterborough

Coronavirus cases remain at 170 for Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit - Peterborough

The number of cases of the novel coronavirus remained at 170 for the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit on Wednesday. Of the 170 cases in the health unit’s jurisdiction, 145 have now been resolved — approximately 85 per cent. READ MORE: Evidence suggests cloth masks could help in …

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Pen pal project supporting Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care rebounding from COVID-19 outbreak – Peterborough

Pen pal project supporting Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care rebounding from COVID-19 outbreak - Peterborough

A new pen pal initiative has been launched for the community to write letters to residents of a Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care home recovering from a deadly coronavirus outbreak. Last Friday, health officials declared the two-month-long outbreak over at Pinecrest Nursing Home, but not before the virus claimed the lives …

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Coronavirus outbreak declared over at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon: administrator – Peterborough

Coronavirus outbreak declared over at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon: administrator - Peterborough

A novel coronavirus outbreak that claimed the lives of 40 per cent of the residents at a nursing home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., has been declared over. According to Mary Carr, administrator at Pinecrest Nursing Home, on Thursday morning, the region’s health unit declared the outbreak at the 65-bed facility over. …

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Peterborough law firm drops Spartan Bioscience from lawsuit over false positive coronavirus tests – Peterborough

Peterborough law firm drops Spartan Bioscience from lawsuit over false positive coronavirus tests - Peterborough

Peterborough-based law firm Miskin Law says it has reframed its class-action lawsuit by dropping all references to Ottawa coronavirus test kit producer Spartan BioScience Inc. On Tuesday, Miskin Law announced it was planning to file a lawsuit over false positive test results from Case Manor Care Community long-term in Bobcaygeon. …

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Coronavirus: ‘Majority’ of residents at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon test negative – Peterborough

Coronavirus: ‘Majority’ of residents at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon test negative - Peterborough

Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., has now gone three weeks without a new coronavirus case or death, the administrator reported Friday. In her update, she said she was once again “pleased” to report there have been no changes at the 65-bed long-term care facility that has been battling a …

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9 new coronavirus cases in City of Kawartha Lakes; Pinecrest Nursing Home reintroduces activities – Peterborough

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The health unit representing the City of Kawartha Lakes reported nine new confirmed cases of the coronavirus for the municipality on Monday. According to the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit’s daily update, there are now 136 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Of those, …

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Images show how long-term care workers may have spread coronavirus

Images show how long-term care workers may have spread coronavirus

As the number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities rises in long-term care facilities across Canada, new images reviewed by Global News have revealed some risky practices by staff that may be contributing to the disease’s exponential growth. The images show that several support workers at an Ontario long-term care facility …

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