In Arkansas, Covid-19 cases rise as state combats vaccine skepticism

At St. Theresa’s Catholic Church on the southwest side of Little Rock, Oscar Martinez grabbed his chance at an pop-up vaccination clinic in a gymnasium on Saturday afternoon, sponsored by the Arkansas University of Medical Sciences ( UAMS) and the Mexican Consulate. a direct attempt to reach the Latino population of the region. “I’ve been …

Oregon Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 209 New Cases; models project a continuous decline

New OHA dashboards expected next week; weekend vacation reports cease PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) – There are three new COVID-19-related deaths in Oregon, bringing the state’s death toll to 2,781, the Oregon Health Authority reported on Friday. The OHA also reported 209 new confirmed and suspected COVID-19 cases as of 12:01 a.m. Friday, bringing the state …