Governor Beshear gives Team Kentucky update

Kentucky

FRANKFORT, KY (WOWK) – Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear is giving a Team Kentucky update on COVID-19, economic development and infrastructure improvements in the Bluegrass State.

According to the Kentucky Department for Public Health, as of yesterday evening, Wednesday, Oct. 20, the state reported 1,899 new COVID-19 cases and 52 additional deaths, bringing the state totals to 730,739 cases and 9,477 deaths throughout the pandemic. The state has a current positivity rate of 6.83%.

The state’s current incident rate map lists 41 of the state’s 120 counties in orange and seven counties in yellow. The remaining 72 counties are still in red.

For local and breaking news, weather alerts, video and more, download the FREE WOWK 13 News App from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the FREE WOWK 13 News App

Washington DC Bureau

More Washington DC Bureau

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

Trending Stories