Live: Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear updates state on coronavirus response

With new COVID-19 cases rising in Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear announced new public safety requirements during his 4 p.m. Thursday press conference. 

Mandatory mask order in effect 5 p.m. Friday

A mandatory mask order has been announced for Kentucky, Beshear announced.

The executive order, signed Thursday, starts at 5 p.m. Friday, July 10, and is in effect for 30 days....