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Art and commerce meet in Arkansas

(Note that the museum is temporarily closed during the COVID-19 outbreak.) “Everything you need is accessible from our vibrant downtown square, including world-class museums and cycling trails that ... More info »

Columbus Dispatch - 04/09/2020 03:49am

Coronavirus testing sites growing across Arkansas

Hills Blvd. in Fayetteville. Arkansas' 12 community health centers also are offering screenings and testing at 69 locations around the state. Information on where to go is available from their hot ... More info »

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 04/02/2020 09:02pm

Easing Arkansas absentee voting rules due to virus rejected

We're providing access to COVID-19 articles for free. Please help support our work by subscribing or signing up for an account. Already a subscriber? Log in. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas ... More info »

Sioux City Journal - 04/09/2020 05:36am

Arkansas Lawmakers to Meet Again Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Arkansas lawmakers are preparing to meet again amid the coronavirus outbreak, but legislative leaders say they hope to wrap up work in less than two weeks. More info »

U.S. News & World Report - 04/03/2020 05:27am

Tyson closes Columbus Junction plant after coronavirus cases found

Tyson Foods says it has suspended production at its Columbus Junction pork processing plant. The company released a statement saying they’ve identified two dozen cases of COVID-19 involving team ... More info »

Radio Iowa - 04/06/2020 08:49am

Groups in Arkansas help get food to elderly

Members of Sheep Dog Impact Assistance are used to working on natural disaster recovery, but the commander of the Central Arkansas chapter said the group has had to adjust because of the coronavirus. More info »

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 04/08/2020 11:32pm

While Trump downplayed coronavirus, three GOP governors jumped into action

Within the first 11 days of March, Republican governors in eight states -- Arizona, Arkansas ... the state capital of Columbus. By March 9, Ohio had three confirmed coronavirus cases. More info »

MSN - 03/16/2020 12:00pm

Coronavirus deals one-two financial punch to state budgets

The coronavirus ... Arkansas; Melinda Deslatte in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Gillian Flaccus in Portland, Oregon; Steve Karnowski in Minneapolis; Morgan Lee in Santa Fe, New Mexico; Philip Marcelo in ... More info »

St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 03/26/2020 05:01pm

Ohio State has solid recruiting weekend despite continued COVID-19 restrictions

Benny had plans to make the trek to Columbus to mix it up with head coach Ryan Day, Greg Studrawa, and the rest of the Ohio State football staff, but with the coronavirus outbreak, those plans ... More info »

MSN - 03/22/2020 09:51pm

Real-time updates: Arkansas reaches 1,000 positive coronavirus cases

LITTLE ROCK, Ark — As of 8:55 a.m. on Wednesday, the Arkansas Department of Health has confirmed 1,000 positive COVID-19 cases throughout the state. There have now been 18 total coronavirus deaths in ... More info »

KTHV - 04/08/2020 08:25pm

Your coronavirus questions, answered Part 1: Are malaria meds working? Is there relief for landlords? How many people have recovered?

Can coronavirus be transmitted through secondhand smoke? – David from Columbus, Georgia "It’s not the main mode of transmission ... What is the age range of U.S. deaths from COVID-19? – Becky from ... More info »

The Register-Guard - 04/09/2020 03:52am

April 8 COVID-19 update: 1077 cases, 18 deaths in Arkansas

Governor Asa Hutchinson reported 1077 cumulative cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas at his daily press conference on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. More info »

KNWA News - 04/08/2020 02:17am
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