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GRDHD Reports 1 Death and 8 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 1 Death and 8 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 5th, 2020

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On Friday, June 5, 2020, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 8 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 3 in Daviess County, 1 in Hancock County, 1 in McLean County, 2 in Ohio County, and 1 in Webster County. The COVID-19 related death was […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Fight Against COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Fight Against COVID-19

Bill Stephens

June 5th, 2020

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Visit the Governor’s Facebook page to watch today’s news conference FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 4, 2020) – On Thursday, Gov. Andy Beshear detailed the state’s concerted efforts to combat the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Gov. Beshear updated Kentuckians on new case numbers and Healthy at Work announcements. Gov. Beshear also […]

GRDHD Reports 10 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Including One New Case in Union County

GRDHD Reports 10 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Including One New Case in Union County

Bill Stephens

June 4th, 2020

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On Thursday June 4, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 10 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 5 in Daviess County, 1 in Henderson, 3 in Ohio County, and 1 in Union County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Fight Against COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Fight Against COVID-19

Bill Stephens

June 3rd, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 3, 2020) – On Wednesday, Gov. Andy Beshear detailed the efforts undertaken to combat the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Sadly, the Governor reported the tragic loss of one of the youngest Kentuckians to fall victim to the deadly virus. “Today we’ve got to announce […]

GRDHD Reports 6 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 6 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 3rd, 2020

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On Wednesday, June 3, 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 699. Seventeen […]

METHODIST HEALTH TO INCREASE PATIENT VISITATION

METHODIST HEALTH TO INCREASE PATIENT VISITATION

Bill Stephens

June 2nd, 2020

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HENDERSON & MORGANFIELD – Methodist Health inpatient facilities are allowing patients to receive limited visitation.Methodist Health hospitals in Henderson and Union County are now allowing hospitalized patients to have one visitor per day. (This excludes patients in isolation rooms.) Pediatric patients and NICU patients may […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Events in Louisville, COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Events in Louisville, COVID-19

Bill Stephens

June 2nd, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 2, 2020) – Gov. Andy Beshear on Tuesday updated Kentuckians on demonstrations in Louisville and the state’s continuing measures to address the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). “As we move forward, we will be reducing our National Guard presence in Louisville,” the Governor said. “That […]

KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2

KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2

Bill Stephens

June 2nd, 2020

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (June 2, 2020) – Caldwell County KY 91 is OPEN at mm 19 Henderson County KY 136 is closed between the 0 and 5 mile markers KY 3522 is OPEN between the 0 and 1.0 mile markers KY 1574 is OPEN between the 0 and 3 mile markers Union County […]

KSP Makes Drivers Permit Test Announcement

KSP Makes Drivers Permit Test Announcement

Bill Stephens

June 2nd, 2020

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FRANKFORT, KY. (June 2, 2020) – The KSP Driver Testing Branch announced today that it will resume permit testing in select counties where the required CDC/Healthy at Work guidelines can be adhered to. In an effort to ensure the safety of permit applicants and staff, we […]

GRDHD Reports 11 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 11 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 2nd, 2020

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On Tuesday, June 2, 2020, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 11 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 8 in Daviess County, 1 in Henderson County, and 2 in Ohio County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district is 693. Seventeen […]

METHODIST HEALTH ANNOUNCES NEW NAMES FOR HOSPITALS

METHODIST HEALTH ANNOUNCES NEW NAMES FOR HOSPITALS

Bill Stephens

June 1st, 2020

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HENDERSON & MORGANFIELD – On July 1, 2020, Methodist Health will join the Deaconess Health System, and Methodist Health facilities will take on new names to reflect their new ownership.The Methodist Health hospitals will now be known as Deaconess Henderson Hospital and Deaconess Union County […]

GRDHD Reports 5 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 5 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

June 1st, 2020

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On Monday, June 1, 2020, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 5 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 2 in Henderson County and 3 in Union County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district is 682. Seventeen people in the district […]

GRDHD Reports 2 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 2 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

May 31st, 2020

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On Sunday, May 31, 2020, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 2 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases – 2 in Daviess County. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in the district is 677. Seventeen people in the district are currently hospitalized. Of the […]

US faith leaders wrestle twin traumas in protests, virus

US faith leaders wrestle twin traumas in protests, virus

Bill Stephens

May 31st, 2020

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NEW YORK (AP) — American religious leaders across faiths are grappling with the heavy burden of helping to heal two active traumas: rising civil unrest driven by the police killing of George Floyd and the coronavirus pandemic. Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders have raised their […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Louisville Demonstrations, COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on Louisville Demonstrations, COVID-19

Bill Stephens

May 31st, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 30, 2020) – Gov. Andy Beshear on Saturday said, as the state continues to address the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), outside groups are poised to create violence against peaceful demonstrators and law enforcement, in the demonstrations related to the death of Breonna Taylor.  This […]