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Staff at the Franklin County Health Department provided 465 Moderna vaccinations Wednesday, a day after a pause of use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine by local, state and national officials.

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Following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Kentucky Department for Public Health and Gov. Andy Beshear and out of what officials called an abundance of caution, the Franklin County Health Department is pausing its Johnson & …

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The Franklin County Health Department on Thursday called attention to two vaccination events taking place Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and again next Friday, April 16, from 9 a.m. to noon. 

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The Franklin County Health Department is closing in on 10,000 COVID vaccinations administered and announced two vaccination clinics for people in Tier 1C planned for Thursday.

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The Franklin County Health Department reported two new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the total number of active cases to 35.

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Two pairs of very different Kentucky counties — Pike, Woodford, Perry and Fayette — have the highest percentages of their populations fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data published Sunday by The Washington Post.

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The Franklin County Health Department confirmed four new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the total number of cases ever reported in the county to 3,683.

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The state Department of Military Affairs will receive federal aid for Frankfort's Capital City Airport, one of 11 airports across the state to receive funding through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplement Appropriations Act.

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The Kentucky Department of Revenue has extended the 2020 state individual income tax filing deadline from April 15 to May 17. On Wednesday, the federal Internal Revenue Service issued the same extension due to delays and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky continued to drop on Sunday, as did those hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

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More than two months after the first cases of COVID-19 were reported in the Franklin County Regional Jail, officials said there are no active cases within the facility.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot that works with just one dose instead of two.Health experts are anxiously awaiting a one-and-done option to help speed vaccinations,…

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The latest coronavirus statistics from the Franklin County Health Department are encouraging — the number of new cases is falling while the number of residents being vaccinated against the virus continues to rise.