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GRDHD Reports 182 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 5 COVID-19 Related Deaths

GRDHD Reports 182 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 5 COVID-19 Related Deaths

Bill Stephens

January 27th, 2021

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On Wednesday, January 27, 2021, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 182 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases with 105 in Daviess County, 13 in Hancock County, 24 in Henderson County, 9 in McLean County, 15 in Ohio County, 10 in Union County, and 6 […]

KYTC Crews Treating Routes Across District 2

KYTC Crews Treating Routes Across District 2

Bill Stephens

January 27th, 2021

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Motorists advised to use caution traveling this afternoon and into the evening MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Jan.27, 2021) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 2 office advises motorists to be aware of the potential for slick spots this afternoon, especially on bridges and overpasses. KYTC crews treated routes […]

NWS PADUCAH ISSUES WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WMSK LISTENING AREA

NWS PADUCAH ISSUES WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WMSK LISTENING AREA

Bill Stephens

January 27th, 2021

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...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM CST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to two inches. * WHERE...Southwest Indiana, portions of northwest Kentucky and most of southern Illinois along and east of Interstate 57. […]

Gov. Beshear: COVID-19 Positivity Rate Falls Below 10%

Gov. Beshear: COVID-19 Positivity Rate Falls Below 10%

Bill Stephens

January 26th, 2021

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Governor, state officials also update Kentuckians on vaccines, unemployment insurance FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2021) – On Monday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced Kentucky’s COVID-19 positivity rate has fallen below 10% for the first time since Dec. 31. Today’s new case report was also the lowest for […]

KENERGY OFFERING FREE WI-FI TO STUDENTS

KENERGY OFFERING FREE WI-FI TO STUDENTS

Bill Stephens

January 26th, 2021

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Kenergy is now offering free Wi-Fi for the fourteen county school districts in its service territory. “Kenergy recognizes that this year has been especially tough for students, teachers, and administrators in our service territory,” Kenergy President and CEO Jeff Hohn said. “Virtual learning has posed […]

Gov. Beshear Announces Official Opening of New Location for KYTC Regional Driver Licensing Office in Owensboro

Gov. Beshear Announces Official Opening of New Location for KYTC Regional Driver Licensing Office in Owensboro

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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Will issue REAL ID-compliant licenses, IDs as well as standard credentials FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear today announced that the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Regional Driver Licensing Office in Owensboro has moved into larger, permanent quarters that will accommodate customers while maintaining social […]

UPDATE: KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2 @ 2:30 p.m. CT

UPDATE: KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2 @ 2:30 p.m. CT

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2021) – We have the following Water Over Road Report for Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 2 counties:  Caldwell County KY 70 is open with high water at the 5mm Christian County U.S. 41-A is open with high water at 15.7mm (in the vicinity […]

2021 SPRING TRAINING TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING FEBRUARY 1st

2021 SPRING TRAINING TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING FEBRUARY 1st

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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JUPITER, FL – After much anticipation, Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium is excited to announce that 2021 Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training tickets will go on sale starting Monday, February 1st.  Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium will host a total of 30 games throughout the duration […]

Gov. Beshear Announces up to $38 Million Available for Utility Assistance

Gov. Beshear Announces up to $38 Million Available for Utility Assistance

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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Funding will help Kentuckians offset the financial impact of COVID-19 FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced up to $38 million is available to local governments to help Kentuckians with overdue utility bills in their jurisdiction. Each unit of local government may […]

KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2 @ 1:30 p.m. CT

KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2 @ 1:30 p.m. CT

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2021) – We have the following Water Over Road Report for Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 2 counties:  Caldwell County KY 70 is open with high water at the 5mm Christian County U.S. 41-A is open with high water at 15.7mm (in the vicinity […]

GRDHD Reports 89 Additional COVID-19 Cases

GRDHD Reports 89 Additional COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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On Monday, January 25, 2021, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 89 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases with 40 in Daviess County, 7 in Hancock County, 17 in Henderson County, 1 in McLean County, 10 in Ohio County, 10 in Union County, and 4 […]

Forty-Five Cadets Graduate from Kentucky State Police Training Academy

Forty-Five Cadets Graduate from Kentucky State Police Training Academy

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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Iconic Cadet Class 100 Makes History FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 22, 2021) — Today, the Kentucky State Police (KSP) Training Academy, along with the Governor’s Office and the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, presented graduation diploma’s to forty-five new troopers. These cadets have special significance as they represent the […]

Quarles, farm groups highlight new farmer-friendly update to the Paycheck Protection Program

Quarles, farm groups highlight new farmer-friendly update to the Paycheck Protection Program

Bill Stephens

January 25th, 2021

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Updates will allow more Kentucky farmers to participate FRANKFORT (Jan. 25, 2021) – Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles and Kentucky farm groups are highlighting changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) benefiting Kentucky agricultural producers. PPP provides forgivable loans to small businesses to pay employees to keep […]

Special Weather Statement-NWS Paducah

Special Weather Statement-NWS Paducah

Bill Stephens

January 23rd, 2021

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Special Weather Statement National Weather Service PADUCAH KY 225 AM CST Sat Jan 23 2021 Including the cities of Mount Vernon, Fairfield, Albion, Mount Carmel, Pinckneyville, West Frankfort, McLeansboro, Carmi, Carbondale, Murphysboro, Herrin, Harrisburg, Shawneetown, Fort Branch, Petersburg, Poseyville, Evansville, Boonville, Rockport, Morganfield, Henderson, and […]

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Gov. Beshear Provides Update on COVID-19

Bill Stephens

January 22nd, 2021

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 21, 2021) – On Thursday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced the state’s highest-ever number of newly reported deaths, while also noting that the state’s positivity rate decreased. “We still have too many cases, but it does appear we are seeing a decline from our […]