Based upon the progress and stats, the mask mandate will continue but end on March 31 if certain progress is maintained.
The Arkansas Department of Health reported 94 new COVID-19 cases and 7 deaths in the last day.
It the lowest amount new cases reported in the state since May 2020.
“There are fewer cases with higher testing today compared to last week. We’re continuing to vaccinate Arkansans, and we will be able to increase our doses administered once we receive our first shipment of the Johnson and Johnson single-dose vaccine, which is expected later this week,” Gov. Hutchinson said.
We will update this article daily with the latest COVID-19 numbers and vaccine data.