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Governor reports 979 COVID cases, 21 deaths 6.72% positivity; 6th straight week of declining KY cases

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today Sunday saw another drop in new COVID-19 cases, deaths, and the positivity rate, according to figures released by Gov. Andy Beshear’s office.

 The number of new cases reported to state public health officials on Sunday stood at 979, the second time in the past four days that number has been less than 1,000 and was the lowest since Thursday’s 963. This raises the...