As case numbers decline and states reopen, the potential final stage in the U.S. campaign to vanquish COVID-19 is turning into a slog, with a worrisome variant gaining a bigger foothold and lotteries and other prizes failing to persuade many Americans to get vaccinated. State health officials say the slowdown in vaccinations was not unexpected but still concerning, particularly as the highly transmissible and potentially more severe delta variant of coronavirus spreads through the U.S.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has reported 591 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus, and six more people have died from the illness caused by the virus. The Department of Health on Wednesday said […]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma is reinstating a mask requirement for visitors at tribal health facilities. Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority announced on Facebook Friday that because of rising coronavirus case […]
TEXARKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reported Friday. two new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the total to 106 since March when the pandemic began. Since March, there have been 2,579 positive cases with […]