JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Seven Arkansas State athletes have tested positive for COVID-19 and are self-isolating for 14 days. Chancellor Kelly Damphousse says the seven athletes are from three sports and all are asymptomatic. They learned the results Wednesday. Damphousse said contact tracing has begun, and anyone who has been exposed to any of the seven athletes will be required to quarantine for 14 days. An Arkansas State spokesman said he didn’t know how many athletes have been tested since they began returning to campus for voluntary workouts.
By RALPH D. RUSSO, the Associated Press The Patriot League has joined the Ivy League and called off fall sports because of the coronavirus pandemic. The league’s 10 Division I schools will not compete this […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ governor says he hopes to begin lifting some of the state’s restrictions imposed because the coronavirus outbreak on May 4. Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced the plan as state health […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas health officials are reporting one less death due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. The state Department of Health on Sunday said one previously reported death was […]