COVID-19 Cases Leveling Off

Gov. Andy Beshear reported an increase in coronavirus cases in Kentucky on Thursday but said the outbreak might be leveling off after the state was hit by a surge earlier this month.Kentucky posted 659 new virus cases, up from 619 reported Wednesday, the governor said. Total statewide cases surpassed 29,300 since the pandemic began.The state’s positivity rate Рreflecting the average number of tests coming back positive for COVID-19 Рwas down, Beshear said Thursday.