LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ governor is defending his decision to lift more coronavirus restrictions on businesses even as the state reported another record rise in virus cases since the pandemic began. Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday said he made the right decision when he decided to move the state to “Phase 2″ of reopening. That move will allow businesses that had been limited to one-third capacity to increase to two-thirds starting on Monday. The state Health Department says at least 10,816 people have tested positive for the virus, an increase of 448 over the previous day.
By RONALD BLUM NEW YORK (AP) — Under 1% of Major League Baseball employees tested positive for antibodies to COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus. Results were based on 5,603 completed records from […]
Director of Miller County OEM provides commentary on comparisons of COVID-19 and influenza illnesses in Miller County
Joe Bennett, the director of the Miller County office of emergency management, provided commentary Tuesday on the comparison of COVID-19 and cumulative influenza illnesses in Miller County and the state of Arkansas. The director used […]
By Laylan Copelin COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The coronavirus behind the current pandemic is scary, but ignorance about it is even scarier. That’s why Dr. Benjamin Neuman, head of Texas A&M University-Texarkana’s biology department, has […]