Tom Latek, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

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State officials recommending masks when school begins

Due to the continued escalation of COVID-19 cases, especially the delta variant, state officials announced Thursday they have strengthened their mask guidance for schools. On ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, July 30, 2021 9:02 am

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Masks mandated again in state office buildings

As the number of COVID-19 cases in Kentucky continue to grow at an increasing rate, the state has taken the step of reinstituting a mask ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, July 29, 2021 1:36 pm

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Kentucky’s share in opioid settlement is $460 million

Kentucky is one of the states that has announced a settlement with four pharmaceutical firms in the opioid pandemic and will receive $460 million in ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, July 22, 2021 7:06 am

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10 millionth Camry rolls off line at Georgetown

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky, Inc., is celebrating two milestones:  the 35th anniversary of its plant in Georgetown, as well as the ten millionth Camry rolling ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, July 22, 2021 7:00 am

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KSP looking to defend ‘Cruiser’ crown; Vote for ‘America’s Best Looking Cruiser’ here

The Kentucky State Police are hoping to regain the title of  “America’s Best Looking Cruiser” and say that they need your vote in order to ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:48 am

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UK researchers seeking vaccinated and unvaccinated for study

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) – The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, as another surge of cases is taking place in Kentucky, and researchers at the ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 6:03 am

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With COVID on rise, Beshear makes mask recommendations

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – An increase of COVID-19 cases in Kentucky due to the Delta variant has led Gov. Andy Beshear and state public health ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 8:24 am

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UK researchers seeking vaccinated and unvaccinated for study

The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, as another surge of cases is taking place in Kentucky, and researchers at the University of Kentucky are ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, July 19, 2021 12:08 pm

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Vaccines urged by state experts to fight Delta variant

UK Healthcare experts are urging Kentuckians to be vaccinated against COVID-19, especially those in counties where the current vaccination rates are low, due to the ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, July 15, 2021 6:55 am

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Kentucky school districts deciding own mask guidance

Recent guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding mask usage due to the COVID-19 pandemic when school classes resume for the ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 8:18 am

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