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A steady upward trend in coronavirus cases continues in Kentucky, as Lexington shows signs of becoming a hot spot.

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Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear says Kentucky reported more than 450 additional cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, part of a troublesome trend of rising cases of the illness caused by the new coronavirus.

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The Kentucky Board of Education voted through a series of COVID-19-related emergency waivers Friday in a bid to untangle issues like attendance and funding. Yet some members noted a growing chorus of concern about reopening plans among teachers and parents as fall start dates approaches.

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Gov. Andy Beshear's mask mandate, set to begin Friday evening, drew swift pushback from GOP leaders, worried about executive overreach and further damage to the economy.

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Masks will go from optional to mandatory in most public settings in Kentucky under a new executive order signed by Gov. Andy Beshear.

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Kentucky higher education officials are taking a wait-and-see approach toward a new Trump administration rule that would revoke the visas of international students if their classes are held fully online.

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Two separate lawsuits naming Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear have been filed that seek rulings over orders made in the state during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is promising new health requirements after the state recorded a second-straight day of increased COVID-19 cases. Kentucky reported 402 new cases on Wednesday and 371 on Tuesday.

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Senator Mitch McConnell signaled another major federal relief package is in the works, but during a swing through Central Kentucky Wednesday the Republican leader warned the country can't afford another economic standstill.

The Keeneland Summer Meet opens Wednesday July 8th and runs through Sunday July 12th. WUKY’s Samantha Lederman has details on what to expect during this unprecedented week of racing.