Green River District reports 28 new coronavirus cases

Green River District reports 28 new coronavirus cases
(Source: WFIE)

KENTUCKY (WFIE) - The Green River District reported 28 new coronavirus cases on Saturday.

Health officials say 15 of those new cases are in Daviess County, seven in Hancock County, four in Union County and two in Henderson County.

We’re told a previously reported case in Ohio County was determined to not have met the requirements of a confirmed case and has been removed from the total.

Out of the 21,218 reported COVID-19 cases in the district, health officials say 19,019 cases have recovered.

Kentucky COVID-19 vaccination eligibility has expanded to include Phases 1, 2, and 3.

Anyone age 16 or older is eligible for Pfizer, and anyone age 18 and older is eligible for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson.

Visit or call your local county health department to be placed on our scheduling list.

Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Information Kentucky residents can visit to determine which phase they are in, find a vaccine location, and sign-up for update notifications.

Additional COVID-19 vaccine information can be found at Retail pharmacies and health centers are also providing COVID-19 vaccinations.

Kentucky COVID-19 vaccine dashboard and information:

Kentucky COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline: 800-722-5725 can answer general COVID-19 vaccine questions.

Owensboro Health - You can make a new COVID-19 vaccination appointment online at or by calling central scheduling at 270-685-7100.

Deaconess in Henderson County and Union County – COVID-19 vaccine information can be found at

Ohio County Healthcare - To schedule a COVID-19 vaccination appointment visit or call 270-215-9082 Monday through Friday from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

Here are the all-time totals of confirmed positive cases and deaths in our area of Kentucky:

  • Daviess Co. - 10,137 cases, 176 deaths, 9,172 recovered
  • Muhlenberg Co. - 2,862 cases, 59 deaths, 2,794 recovered
  • Hopkins Co. - 4,121 cases, 133 deaths, 3,775 recovered
  • Ohio Co. - 2,466 cases, 55 deaths, 2,229 recovered
  • Henderson Co. - 4,479 cases, 75 deaths, 3,900 recovered
  • Webster Co. - 1,189 cases, 20 deaths, 1,041 recovered
  • McLean Co. - 851 cases, 28 deaths, 778 recovered
  • Union Co. - 1,268 cases, 15 deaths, 1,158 recovered
  • Hancock Co. - 828 cases, 16 deaths, 741 recovered

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