COVID-19: Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge health district shifting to yellow zone

COVID-19: Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge health district shifting to yellow zone

New COVID-19 restrictions are coming into effect in Haliburton County, Northumberland County and the City of Kawartha Lakes, as the region shifts from “green” to “yellow” under Ontario’s pandemic response framework. The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit says the shift will take effect on 12:01 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 7. The health…

Man shot by OPP in City of Kawartha Lakes dies week after incident that killed boy, 1: SIU

Man shot by OPP in City of Kawartha Lakes dies week after incident that killed boy, 1: SIU

Ontario’s police watchdog says a man has died nearly a week after being shot by provincial police in an incident that also left his one-year-old son dead in the City of Kawartha Lakes, Ont. The Special Investigations Unit says the 33-year-old man died in hospital on Wednesday night. His name was not released.  A…