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Beshear, to be out of quarantine today, reports high COVID-19 numbers: 1,458 new cases, 16 deaths

Gov. Andy Beshear on Friday said Kentuckians must wear masks to prevent further spread of the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) as cases rise across Kentucky and the rest of the United States. Of 1,457 state cases, Fayette County reported 112. “This week has been a tough week, with three out of the five highest days for new COVID-19 cases,” said Beshear. “This virus is everywhere. It is in your...