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UK Expands Into Phase 1B COVID-19 Vaccinations

The University of Kentucky is able to expand into Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccinations beginning Tuesday. Eligible Kentuckians must have an appointment. Those working in education K-12 will now be eligible along with healthcare workers. The clinic will be open Mondays through Saturdays. To see if you qualify, get registered or sign up for an appointment log on to https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/covid-19/vaccine

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University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto had this message Thursday for the UK community following the storming of the US Capitol by pro-Trump supporters.

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Fayette County Public Schools will begin the spring semester virtually. Last night Acting Superintendent Marlene Helm recommended remote learning through at least January 22nd based on the 7-day average of new COVID-19 cases in the county which reached more than 200 on Monday. “We know that this is not the decision that some students and families and community members and teachers; it’s not the decision we were hoping for or wanting. However, the data tells us that this is the best route at this particular time.”

UK Now

Dr. Greg talks with his friend and colleague Vaneet Arora, associate professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at UK HealthCare about the latest developments of coronavirus vaccines, their efficacy, and their eventual availability to all Kentuckians.

  

UK Athletics

Olivier Sarr scored 24 points, Davion Mintz made the game-winning 3-pointer with 47 seconds left and Kentucky beat Vanderbilt 77-74 for its ninth-straight win against the Commodores. 

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UK Athletics

It’s the 2 and 6 Kentucky Wildcats doing battle on the hardwood against the 4 and 3 Vanderbilt Commodores tonight in Rupp Arena.  Suddenly there’s new life and something good to talk about this team thanks to the exploits of seldom used, former Kentucky Mr. basketball Dontaie Allen. Joining us again for the Scouting Report is Keith Elkins, longtime member of the UK Sports Network and the host of the WUKY SportsPage podcast.

  

UK Quarterback Terry Wilson Set To Transfer

Jan 5, 2021
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Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson says he will enter the NCAA transfer portal for his final season of eligibility after leading the Wildcats to two bowl wins in three years. Wilson announced his intention to transfer in an Instagram post in which he thanked his Kentucky coaches and teammates.

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Kentucky officials have released the priority list outlining when COVID-19 vaccines will become available to various groups, but they're also allowing providers to schedule some out of order if it will increase the speed of vaccinations.

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