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May 14, 2021

Kentucky’s COVID-19 restrictions, mask mandate will end June 11

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:50am May 14, 2021 5/14/21

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In one month, Kentucky will be fully reopen for business. Following the CDC’s revised guidance on mask-wearing for fully vaccinated people, Governor Andy Beshear announced this morning that the state’s mask mandate and capacity limitations will be lifted on June 11. Currently, indoor and outdoor businesses that serve fewer than 1,000 people are limited to…

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November 18, 2020

Kentucky shuts down indoor dining and in-person school; limits indoor events

Drew Franklin 4:25pm November 18, 2020 11/18/20

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As expected, Governor Andy Beshear announced new restrictions for Kentucky, including the shutdown of indoor dining for three weeks. In effect Friday, November 20 at 5 p.m., all restaurants and bars will be closed to indoor patrons, limiting service to only carry-out, delivery and outdoor dining (in late November). Indoor dining will resume Monday, December…

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September 15, 2020

Beshear extends service curfew at bars, restaurants

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:30pm September 15, 2020 9/15/20

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Good news, sports fans! Starting tonight, you can stay at your favorite bar or restaurant (so, KSBar) an extra hour. This afternoon, Governor Andy Beshear announced he is extending the service curfew for bars and restaurants in Kentucky one hour so patrons can catch the end of late games. Last call is now 11 p.m. and…

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August 24, 2020

Beshear will NOT overturn KHSAA’s plan for fall sports

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:42pm August 24, 2020 8/24/20

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High school football has the green light in Kentucky. This afternoon, Governor Andy Beshear announced he will NOT overturn the KHSAA’s plan to allow high schools across the state to begin fall sports practice this week even though he disagrees with it. “Let me start by saying we’re not going to overturn that decision and…

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Kentucky high school students, parents hold “Let Them Play” rally in Frankfort

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30am August 24, 2020 8/24/20

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Last week, the KHSAA voted to allow high schools across the state to begin fall sports practice this week. Governor Andy Beshear still has to approve the plan, and in hopes of persuading him to give it the green light, hundreds of high school students, parents, and coaches are currently gathering in front of Capitol…

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August 20, 2020

It’s still unclear if KHSAA has Beshear’s support

Drew Franklin 7:00pm August 20, 2020 8/20/20

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Governor Andy Beshear spoke today, as he’s done everyday for the last fortyleven years since March, and among the bullet points in his day’s notes was the KHSAA’s call to proceed with fall sports. In case you missed it, the Kentucky High School Sports Association announced it will begin practices next week, a decision made…

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August 10, 2020

Gov. Beshear increases bar, restaurant capacity to 50%, issues service curfew

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:50pm August 10, 2020 8/10/20

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Starting tomorrow, bars and restaurants in the state of Kentucky can return to 50% capacity for indoor dining, but there will be some new rules to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. At his press conference this afternoon, Governor Andy Beshear announced new guidelines for the service industry, which include a 10 p.m. service curfew,…

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August 6, 2020

Kentucky mask mandate extended, State Fair limited to participants

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:33pm August 6, 2020 8/6/20

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Two big pieces of news out of Governor Andy Beshear’s press conference today: 1) the statewide mask mandate has been extended, and 2) the Kentucky State Fair will be limited to participants. Kentucky’s mask mandate was set to expire this Saturday, August 8, and Beshear said extending it another 30 days was a no-brainer after…

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July 27, 2020

Kentucky bars must close, restaurants back to 25% capacity as COVID cases surge

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:29pm July 27, 2020 7/27/20

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Starting tomorrow at 5 p.m., all freestanding bars in the state of Kentucky must close and restaurants must limit indoor capacity to 25% for two weeks to curb the spread of the coronavirus. According to the Kentucky Restaurant Association, Governor Andy Beshear made the decision today and will announce it at his 4 p.m. press…

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July 20, 2020

Governor Beshear Issues Travel Advisory, Restricts In-Person Gatherings

Nick Roush 4:57pm July 20, 2020 7/20/20

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A day after the state of Kentucky recorded its highest single-day total of new coronavirus cases, Governor Andy Beshear unveiled a new round of restrictions. Kentuckians will no longer be permitted to meet with up to 49 of their closest friends. “We’re seeing too much spread from 50 people getting together in someone’s backyard,” Beshear…

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