Where to get at-home COVID tests | Fischer on COVID (and more)

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Where to get at-home COVID tests in Louisville

Been on the hunt for at-home COVID tests? You're not alone. While many stores are selling out quickly and frequently, others are having better luck.

And many stores are working on ways to stretch their supplies.

Here's what to know about finding kits in and around Louisville.

Read more: COVID-19 hospitalizations rise in Louisville area as health officials worry about a surge

Fischer on COVID (and more)

It's been another busy year for the Greg Fischer administration, including on the COVID-19 front. So, we sat down with the mayor himself to get his take on the latest pandemic updates and more.

Fischer, who is headed into his final year in office, said despite everything that's happened recently he is "optimistic about the momentum of our city."

Check out the full exclusive interview here.

Kentucky kids in vaccine trials

Have you and/or your little ones gotten a COVID vaccine? You've got some Kentucky kids and teens to thank.

Numerous youngsters across the commonwealth rolled up their sleeves to take part in vaccine trials in order to help develop the shots.

Read about their experiences here.

More coverage: 'Breakthrough' cases of COVID-19 still affecting some who are vaccinated. Here's why

Today's statistics

Here are the latest numbers of COVID-19 cases and deaths reported by the state. Learn more here.

New cases: 5,530

Deaths: 21

Total cases: 856,145

Total deaths: 12,118

Positivity rate: 14.46%

Vaccinated Kentuckians (at least one dose): 2,770,740

Coronavirus tracker: Get the latest numbers from Kentucky and Indiana

Below are the numbers initially reported over the previous week. Not all cases and deaths were from the day prior, and daily totals may be adjusted over time.

Dec. 28: Cases: 4,297 Deaths: 23

Dec. 27: Cases: 1,342 Deaths: 17

Dec. 26: Cases: 981 Deaths: 22

Dec. 25: Cases: 1,946 Deaths: 34

Dec. 24: Cases: 2,847 Deaths: 44

Dec. 23: Cases: 2,878 Deaths: 39

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Be well,

Mary Ramsey | mramsey@gannett.com | @mcolleen1996

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