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Beshear reports 406 COVID-19 cases, one death; says get flu shot, fill out census, vote, more

Gov. Andy Beshear on Monday reported 406 new COVID-19 cases and one death, bringing the state’s totals to 61,917 cases and 1,112 deaths. Among the new cases were 67 children 18 and under, of which nine were ages 5 and under. The youngest was 5 months old. The death reported Monday was a 77-year-old woman from Scott County. “Last week, we had our second-highest number of cases by week,” the...

Beshear reports 696 COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths; Fast 4 at 4 – Team Kentucky, vote, online learning

Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday reported 696 new COVID cases and seven deaths, bringing the state’s totals to 45,230 cases and 902 deaths. One hundred and fourteen of the new cases were children 18 and under of which 22 were 5 and under. The youngest was a month-old baby in Fayette County. “We hope people out there are making good decisions, especially those that are in charge of our youth....