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Exponential growth of COVID cases is dangerous territory; Beshear reports 3,711 cases, 21 deatths

Gov. Andy Beshear said the state reported its second-highest number of coronavirus cases Saturday and urged Kentuckians to adhere to the latest round of restrictions to stop the spread of the coronavirus. He reported 3,711 cases and 21 deaths. Fayette reported 268 cases. “Today is our second highest day, just behind yesterday, with 3,711 new cases,” said Gov. Beshear. “We continue to be in exponential...