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Coronavirus: A Kentucky Update

Coronavirus: A Kentucky Update

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Dr. Wayne Tuckson provides an update on coronavirus disease 2019, also known as COVID-19, in Kentucky.

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Governor’s Update – April 2, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET

In his Thursday update, Gov. Beshear says there are 100 new coronavirus cases, making the corrected state total 770. He also reports 11 new deaths. He recommends schools remain closed through May 1, orders out-of-staters coming into Kentucky to quarantine for 14 days, closes state parks to overnight stays, and announces early release plans for more than 900 prison inmates.

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Coronavirus: A KET Forum

Trusted experts share the latest information about the coronavirus, discuss how the state and health care providers have been preparing, and answer viewer questions. Dr. Wayne Tuckson of KET’s Kentucky Health hosts.

Five key takeaways from our forum on the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19

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For Kids and Families

For a toolkit of resources to assist with at-home learning during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, please visit

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