COVID Update: Beshear Touts Vaccine Supply Increase

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s governor says the state is set to receive a 29% increase in its COVID-19 vaccination supply from the federal government starting next week. Gov. Andy Beshear says the latest increase means the state’s allocation of vaccine from the federal government will have risen by 57% since President Joe Biden took office in late January. Beshear said Tuesday that more than 540,000 Kentuckians have received at least their first dose of vaccine.

HARDINSBURG (02/16/21) — The latest figures locally show 41 active cases of COVID in Breckinridge County as of Wednesday.