Throw Out These Frozen Mango Products

Health Unit Urges People Not to Eat and Dispose of Products Immediately  Local residents are being asked to check their freezers for frozen mango products potentially contaminated with Hepatitis A, as some are known to have been distributed in the region.  The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit warns the frozen mango products suspected […]

More Vaccine = More Clinics

Increased number of clinics in May give more opportunities to get vaccinated “The time is now here for more residents to book their appointments” With an increase in the amount of vaccine being received locally, area residents now have more options to get their COVID-19 vaccination. The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPR) […]

Doc Talk

Tune in to the health unit’s, ‘Talk With the Doc —  a COVID community update May 4, 1 to 2 pm — May 18, 1 to 2 pm Residents have two new chances to hear directly from the area’s new Medical Officer of Health as she provides updates and information on COVID-19. Dr. Natalie Bocking, […]

Hospital Expects First Delivery of Pfizer Vaccine

Amount unconfirmed — targeted for Phase One populations The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPRDHU) has advised Northumberland Hills Hospital to expect delivery of its first shipment of COVID-19 vaccine sometime during the week of February 22nd. It is expected that the vaccine NHH will receive first will be Pfizer-BIONTech, one of two […]