LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ confirmed coronavirus cases now exceed 20,000 people. The Department of Health on Monday said at least 20,257 people have tested positive for the virus, an increase of 439 from Sunday. The department said 5,926 of those cases are active, meaning they don’t include people who have died or who have recovered. The state’s death count rose by one to 265, while the number of people hospitalized has risen to 300. Arkansas’ cases have steadily risen since last month, when the state allowed businesses that had closed because of the pandemic to reopen.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose by more than 1,200 in Texas to surpass 61,000 with 25 additional deaths due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the deaths. The Texas […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas National Guard will help with drive-thru testing for coronavirus in the state. Gov. Greg Abbott announced Friday the deployment of three National Guard Joint Task Force Brigades. Health officials […]