Edmonson Showing Low Incidence Rate: All Surrounding Counties At Or Near State's Red Zone
Darren Doyle, story:
Today, Governor Andy Beshear issued an executive order to renew the state’s face coverings mandate for another 30 days. This is the fourth time he has extended the mandate.
He also signed an executive order that extends previous orders allowing pharmacists to dispense 30-day refills. The current executive order is set to expire tonight at 11:59 p.m. The new order will be effective for 30 days beginning Nov. 5.
Since Friday, Edmonson County's active COVID cases have dropped from 29 to 26, according to the latest data provided by the Barren River Health Department. Edmonson County not only has the lowest active and total case count in the entire BRDHD district, but is also only one of three counties in the entire state not listed in the orange or red zone incidence rated counties.