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Posted on: September 11, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 9/11/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 9/11/2020 COVID Press Conference 

>1,107 new cases, a new high number of cases 

>Nearly 13% of the new cases are from colleges and universities. That age group is one of the biggest contributors to the positive cases.  

>225 positives of the new cases came from one lab 

>No new hospitalizations- steady at 392 

>Up 13 deaths to 953 as a result of COVID  

>Tested 7,801 tests in last 24 hours. Will be doing contact tracing on a broad number of cases.  

>459 antigen tests, 78 were positive. 20.5% positivity rate 

>67,911 cumulative cases61,245 recovered. Up over 500 recoveries 

>5,713 active cases 

>Ten counties over 20 new cases: Pulaski 105, Washington 91, Craighead 61, Benton 52, Sebastian 51, Jefferson 437, Crawford 35, Faulkner 25, Garland 24, Carroll  


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