FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Andy Beshear announced more than $780,000 in federal funding has been awarded to Kentucky public safety agencies and offices to help protect Kentuckians, including seniors, against scams and fraud and to respond to price gouging during the fight against the novel corona…

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As Kentucky experiences a surge in COVID-19 cases, Laurel County has also seen a steep increase over the past week - now surpassing 1,300 cases as of Thursday's reporting.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear reported the highest number of new cases of the coronavirus on a Monday during a press briefing and said hospitalizations and Kentucky’s positivity rate all increased.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- For the fourth day in a row, over 1,000 new cases of the coronavirus were reported to state public health officials on Saturday, along with 12 more deaths.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) --  While Kentucky’s unemployment rate fell in September, compared to August, state officials attribute it to people giving up their job search, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear, saying the escalation continues, announced the most-ever new cases of the coronavirus in Kentucky on a Monday with 643.

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(FRANKFORT, KY) – With most of Kentucky schools returning to some form of in-person instruction by the end of this month, Coverings for Kids is making one last push before closing out the program on Oct. 30.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) - The University of Kentucky, which made COVID-19 testing mandatory for all students on campus before the start of the fall semester, is now requiring the flu vaccine too.

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TRI-COUNTY — While Laurel County Schools have been open for in-person classes since the beginning of September and Knox County opened in-person classes last week, Whitley County schools have yet to make their way into the classroom as Whitley County has remained in the red for current incide…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will spend a “few days” at a military hospital after contracting COVID-19, the White House said Friday, as the virus that has killed more than 205,000 Americans spread to the highest reaches of the U.S. government. Trump “remains fatigued,” his doctor said.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is experiencing “mild symptoms" of COVID-19 after revealing early Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, a stunning announcement that plunged the country deeper into uncertainty just a month before the pr…

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In less than a week, the positive cases of COVID-19 surpassed the 800-mark and continues to grow, now listing 906 cases on Tuesday.

Kentucky showed some slight improvement on the latest White House Coronavirus Task Force report, for the week of Saturday, Sept. 5 through Friday, Sept. 11. Seven fewer counties were in danger zones and only one metropolitan area, Bowling Green, was in the red zone.

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The reporting week that ended Sunday had the second highest number of new coronavirus cases in Kentucky, nearly 4,600. At the expected 1 percent mortality rate, 46 of those people will die, Gov. Andy Beshear noted Monday.

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Laurel County topped the 600 mark of coronavirus cases last week and confirmed its sixth coronavirus-related death on Friday and seventh death on Tuesday. The sixth death was that of a 72-year-old resident, while the seventh was a 36-year-old female.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear announced on Tuesday the launch of the Healthy at Home Eviction Relief Fund website, where Kentuckians can visit and apply for assistance.On March 25, Gov. Beshear initially suspended evictions as the COVID-19 pandemic took hold, but last Friday, he up…

For much of 2020, the novel coronavirus has dominated news cycles around the world. While we must remain vigilant in our fight against this disease by taking necessary safety precautions, we cannot let our fear of COVID-19 deter us from protecting ourselves during the upcoming flu season.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Wednesday saw another day of more than 800 new cases of the coronavirus in Kentucky, along with a near-record number of deaths.

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Although the statewide total on positive coronavirus is said to be at a plateau, Laurel County continues to show more positive cases, now nearing 600 cases. As of Tuesday afternoon, there have been a total of 566 positive cases of COVID-19 from test sites in the county. Of those 566, 140 are…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - As has been the case in recent weeks, the number of new cases of the coronavirus in Kentucky dropped significantly on Monday and the positivity rate also saw a decline.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- While Sunday saw a huge drop in new cases of the coronavirus from Saturday’s 825, the fourth-highest single-day total, the number of cases in Kentucky has now topped the 48,000 mark and deaths have reached 930.

Although the statewide totals on positive Coronavirus is said to be at a plateau, Laurel County continues to show more positive cases, now exceeding 500 cases. As of Friday afternoon, there have been a total of 537 positive cases of COVID-19 from test sites in the county. Of the 116 active c…

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