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State is prepared on coronavirus, says governor; immediate risk to Kyians is low, but take precautions

Staff report There have no confirmed cases in Kentucky of coronavirus, known as COVID-19, and efforts are underway to keep it that way. “I want to reassure everyone that your state government, your local health departments, everyone, is prepared and is ready to address this issue head-on,” Beshear said this week. Beshear said public health officials have been contacting and monitoring anyone who...

Keven Moore: Sewer and backup coverage is a must for most homeowners; here’s what you need to know

I have been in the commercial insurance industry working as a risk management & safety professional now for 27 years, and have owned a homeowners insurance policy now for a total of 29 years and have been lucky enough to have never turned in an insurance claim.  Working for an insurance agency that also provides personal lines and writes thousands of homeowner policies, I have overheard my fair...