From: Ozarks First
Governor Asa Hutchinson announced during a news conference in Hope Tuesday afternoon he will extend the emergency declaration for another 60 days.
Governor Hutchinson announced there are 680 additional COVID-19 cases in Arkansas as of Tuesday afternoon.
According to Hutchinson, 24 additional people have died due to the coronavirus as of Tuesday afternoon, bringing the number of deaths among confirmed cases in Arkansas to 1,462. The five deaths on Tuesday all were reported to be from Nursing Homes.