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CARDINALS ANNOUNCE TICKET REFUND POLICY FOR JUNE GAMES

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE TICKET REFUND POLICY FOR JUNE GAMES

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 15, 2020 – The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the following ticket refund policy for June games at Busch Stadium impacted by the COVID-19 shutdown: SEASON TICKET HOLDERS (Full, Half and 27-Game Plans) Season Ticket Holders will automatically receive the same account […]

Gov. Beshear Announces Limited Service Reopening of Madisonville Regional Driver Licensing Office

Gov. Beshear Announces Limited Service Reopening of Madisonville Regional Driver Licensing Office

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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KYTC launches new online appointment scheduler to promote Healthy at Work guidelines FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 16, 2020) – Gov. Andy Beshear today announced the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) regional driver’s licensing office in Madisonville will reopen for limited services starting Wednesday, June 17. It is part of […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 16, 2020) – Gov. Andy Beshear on Tuesday updated Kentuckians on steps the state is taking to address the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). “Everybody needs to remember that COVID-19 is still out there, it spreads aggressively and it can be deadly. As part of […]

Ellis Park gets approval for July 2 opener

Ellis Park gets approval for July 2 opener

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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HENDERSON, Ky. (Tuesday, June 16, 2020) — Ellis Park on Tuesday received regulatory approval to begin its summer meet on Thursday July 2 rather than the previously scheduled Sunday June 28 opener. The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission unanimously approved the change, which includes Churchill Downs extending […]

GRDHD Reports 12 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 12 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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On Tuesday June 16, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 12 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 4 in Daviess County, 4 in Henderson County, 3 in Ohio County, and 1 in Union County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the […]

Gov. Beshear Releases Tax Returns, Renews Calls for Transparency

Gov. Beshear Releases Tax Returns, Renews Calls for Transparency

Bill Stephens

June 16th, 2020

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Beshear has released tax returns for every year in public office FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 16, 2020) – As the commonwealth is focused on defeating COVID-19, Gov. Andy Beshear today showed his ongoing commitment to transparency by releasing his tax returns for 2019 and once again called on other […]

Attorney-General Cameron Announces Election Fraud Hotline for Kentuckians to Report Suspected Election Violations During Primary

Attorney-General Cameron Announces Election Fraud Hotline for Kentuckians to Report Suspected Election Violations During Primary

Bill Stephens

June 15th, 2020

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Suspected Election Fraud Should Be Reported to 1-800-328-VOTE Frankfort, Ky. (June 15, 2020) – Attorney General Daniel Cameron today encouraged Kentuckians to report suspected election law violations during the 2020 primary election to the Attorney General’s Election Fraud Hotline at 1-800-328-VOTE.  “Fair elections are essential to the strength […]

GRDHD Reports 1 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Case

GRDHD Reports 1 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Case

Bill Stephens

June 15th, 2020

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On Monday June 15, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 1 additional confirmed COVID-19 case in Union County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district is 766. One reported confirmed case is currently hospitalized. Of the 766 confirmed cases […]

Ky. State Police Cancels Kids Camp, Announces Virtual Alternative

Ky. State Police Cancels Kids Camp, Announces Virtual Alternative

Bill Stephens

June 15th, 2020

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Kids Participate Online During Pandemic FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 15, 2020) – It was supposed to be a celebration as Kentucky State Police (KSP) planned to host the fifty-fifth year of their Trooper Island Kid’s Camp. Then the COVID-19 pandemic struck and out of concern for safety, […]

GRDHD Reports 12 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 12 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 15th, 2020

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On Sunday June 14, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 12 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 3 in Daviess County, 7 in Henderson County, 1 in Union County, and 1 in Webster County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the […]

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife emphasizes safety on lakes, streams

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife emphasizes safety on lakes, streams

Bill Stephens

June 15th, 2020

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Recent drownings are stark reminder to be safe on the water FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 12, 2020) – With the recent summer-like temperatures, many people have been getting outdoors to enjoy Kentucky’s lakes and streams. If not careful, a fun day swimming or boating can turn tragic […]

Kentucky Government, Non-Profit, and Private Sector Groups Launch Reentry Resource Hub

Kentucky Government, Non-Profit, and Private Sector Groups Launch Reentry Resource Hub

Bill Stephens

June 11th, 2020

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Over 30 organizations across the Commonwealth have built a comprehensive tool aimed at connecting formerly incarcerated individuals with the supports needed for a fresh start LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 10, 2020)— Today, a group of over 30 supporting organizations launched a Kentucky Reentry Resource Guide for those returning to their […]

Health, education officials to discuss reopening schools

Health, education officials to discuss reopening schools

Bill Stephens

June 11th, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky education and health officials plan to meet to discuss how to safely reopen schools during the coronavirus pandemic. Interim Education Commissioner Kevin C. Brown said in a statement that the Kentucky Department for Public Health is working on protocols and […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Bill Stephens

June 11th, 2020

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General Fund receipts decreased 8.1 percent, Year-to-date down 1.8 percentRoad Fund receipts decreased 33.4 percent, Year-to-date down 4.6 percent FRANKFORT, Ky. (Wednesday, June 10, 2020) – The Office of State Budget Director reported today that May’s General Fund receipts fell 8.1 percent compared to May of last […]

GRDHD Reports 6 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 6 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 10th, 2020

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On Wednesday June 10, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 6 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 4 in Daviess County, 1 in Henderson County, and 1 in Ohio County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district is 731. There […]