LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Arkansas Department of Health reported 1,017 new cases today making a total of 146,190 cases.
There are currently 16,727 active cases in Arkansas according to the ADH, and 12 new hospitalizations making a record-high 974 hospitalized due to COVID-19
30 new deaths were added today for a total of 2,387 deaths.
The Health Department reported the top counties for new cases
Governor Hutchinson released the following statement on today’s COVID-19 numbers:
“We saw a decrease in new cases from last Monday, and this is a hopeful sign; but our hospitalizations are still going up. How we handle Thanksgiving this year will determine our hospitalizations around Christmas. Thanks for being a part of turning this fight around.”