FRANKFORT, Ky. (WEHT)- Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced 92 new COVID-19 cases in Kentucky Saturday.
Earlier Saturday, President Donald Trump approved a disaster declaration in Kentucky, opening up federal funding to state and local governments.
Beshear announced a series of changes to unemployment insurance, including increasing the maximum weekly benefit by $600 and extending benefit weeks to 39 weeks, up from 26.
While Beshear announced zero new deaths at his press conference, he later announced a 66-year-old woman in Kenton County, located in northern Kentucky died from the virus.
(This story was originally published on March 28, 2020)