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Beshear sounds alarm, preparing for COVID-19 surge; Jefferson, Fayette counties lead in cases

Gov. Andy Beshear delivered harsh news as the state begins to prepare for a fall and winter surge in COVID-19 cases. Not only were there 1,312 cases reported Tuesday, but Fayette County was among the counties with most cases. Tuesday marked the fourth-highest number of daily COVID-19 cases reported in the Commonwealth, including the day a backlog in cases was reported. This is also the first time since...