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COVID numbers continue to climb, positivity rate closer to 7%

The number of counties in the 'red' category for high incidence rates went up from 13 to 15.

KDE Student Advisory Council discusses upcoming school year COVID precautions

Measures like social distancing, frequent cleaning and hand washing will continue to be the norm.

Helping your pet transition from the comfort of your home to doggy daycare

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - After more than a year of shutdowns and days at home due to the pandemic, animal shelters and pet breeders...

Positivity rate below 2% in latest COVID-19 numbers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - The state's COVID positivity rate has finally gone below 2%. The state reported Monday, June 21, that the positivity rate...

COVID-19 deaths and positivity rate up slightly from Sunday in Kentucky

There were five coronavirus-related deaths reported in Kentucky on Monday.

Kentucky Department of Education lifts Healthy at School guidance

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - Now that COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted in the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) retracted its Healthy at...

Vaccinations up, positivity rate down in Friday’s COVID-19 report

The state says 47-percent of Kentucky's population has received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine.

Business owners look back on a year of uncertainty during Small Business month

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The month of June celebrates small businesses, which is especially important this year given what the pandemic did to many...

Prichard Committee helping inform how American Rescue Plan benefits students

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The American Rescue Plan is supposed to help Kentucky students and help them bounce back from COVID-19's impact on education....

When COVID-19 took his breath, a double lung transplant gave it back

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A medical first in Kentucky, a Lincoln County man received a double-lung transplant after contracting COVID-19. "This is a God-given miracle...

U.S. Representative from Kentucky wants investigation on COVID-19 origins

A U.S. Representative from Kentucky wants an investigation on where COVID-19 came from. 

Shawnee Park in Louisville adds new boat ramp

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet Secretary Mike Berry and Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Rich Storm joined Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer,...

Thursday COVID numbers demonstrate steady progress

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - Kentucky's latest data regarding COVID-19 showed 8,341 more vaccinations, 13 fewer new cases, and a 0.07% decrease in positivity rate...

Meijer offers incentive to customers for completed COVID-19 vaccinations

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WTVQ) - In an effort to encourage those who are elligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Meijer announced Thursday, May 20,...

Nicholasville-based laboratory ships medical equipment to India

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - Solaris Diagnostics, a clinical laboratory in Nicholasville, has sent 1,000 donated oxygen concentrators, worth over $700,000 dollars, to India. As India...

Pikeville Medical Center to begin adolescent COVID-19 vaccinations May 18

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - Beginning Tuesday, May 18, Pikeville Medical Center's COVID-19 vaccination drive-thru will start distributing COVID-19 vaccinations to adolescents age 12 and...

What to do if you lose your COVID-19 Vaccination card

While the CDC is a federal agency and then states helped with vaccination roll-out, requesting a new COVID-19 vaccination card falls on the organization that gave you your shot.

Final day for COVID-19 vaccinations at Kroger Field

An estimated 250,000 doses were administered at the mass vaccination site, according to UK.

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Eddy Montgomery to serve as Director of the Office of Special Prosecutions

Montgomery most recently served as Commonwealth’s Attorney for the 28th Judicial Circuit until his retirement.

Morgan County Sheriff’s K9 unit receives body armor donation

The vest was donated by Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., a non-profit organization.

Teen’s body recovered from Kentucky Lake

The victim's name wasn't immediately released. An autopsy was scheduled for Monday.

North Oldham schools to receive over $1.8 million to improve traffic safety

The announced funding will be used to design and construct new turning lanes on KY 1793 to reduce traffic backups.