Arkansas has recorded 244 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, for a total of 331,505. That’s up from a 163 case increase yesterday.

Seven more deaths were added, for a total of 5,660.

Advertisement

Active cases rose by 47.

Hospitalizations dropped from 152 to 150.

Advertisement

About 27,000 more vaccinations, not a particularly robust number.

Said the governor:

Advertisement

“Yesterday’s report shows an increase of over 27,000 vaccine doses administered. With COVID-19 cases increasing in other states, we are in a race to get everyone vaccinated. This is the key to victory. If you are over 16, let’s get the dose.”