Ky. reports 325 new COVID-19 cases, 4 additional deaths

Ky. reports 325 new COVID-19 cases, 4 additional deaths
Gov. Andy Beshear announced 325 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths on Sunday. (Source: WFIE)

KENTUCKY (WFIE) - Gov. Andy Beshear announced 325 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths on Sunday.

Kentucky is reporting that 440,955 residents have tested positive since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The positivity rate currently stands at 3.18% statewide.

As of Sunday, 6,449 people have died across the commonwealth due to complications with COVID-19.

The Muhlenberg County Health Department reported two new COVID-19 cases on Sunday.

This brings the countywide number to 2,879 total cases. Out of these reported cases, 2,798 residents have fully recovered.

Muhlenberg County now has 22 active cases.

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

Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Information Kentucky residents can visit vaccine.ky.gov 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 vaccinefinder.org Retail pharmacies and health centers are also providing COVID-19 vaccinations.

Kentucky COVID-19 vaccine dashboard and information: https://govstatus.egov.com/ky-covid-vaccine.

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 owensborohealth.org/vaccine or by calling central scheduling at 270-685-7100.

Deaconess in Henderson County and Union County – COVID-19 vaccine information can be found at https://www.deaconess.com/Coronavirus/COVID-19-Vaccine.

Ohio County Healthcare - To schedule a COVID-19 vaccination appointment visit https://ochcares.com/COVID 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. - 10,233 cases, 176 deaths, 9,257 recovered
  • Muhlenberg Co. - 2,879 cases, 59 deaths, 2,798 recovered
  • Hopkins Co. - 4,197 cases, 139 deaths, 3,990 recovered
  • Ohio Co. - 2,472 cases, 54 deaths, 2,241 recovered
  • Henderson Co. - 4,548 cases, 76 deaths, 3,950 recovered
  • Webster Co. - 1,200 cases, 20 deaths, 1,050 recovered
  • McLean Co. - 858 cases, 28 deaths, 782 recovered
  • Union Co. - 1,272 cases, 15 deaths, 1,164 recovered
  • Hancock Co. - 834 cases, 16 deaths, 744 recovered

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