Aggregated Arkansas News Articles
- Alabama, California, Wisconsin and Arkansas emerge as the latest coronavirus hotspots
Alabama, California, Wisconsin and Arkansas have emerged as the current U.S. coronvirus hotspots after continuing to show an increase in coronavirus cases over the past 14 days.
Daily Mail. Sun, 31 May 2020 07:42:44 GMT.
- Arkansas hospital returns $8.8 million to federal government
MONTICELLO, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas hospital that received $8.8 million in federal money during the pandemic has returned the payment after administrators realized a mistake had been made. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 29 May 2020 20:16:57 -0400.
- Charlatan, a Belmont Stakes Contender, Tests Positive for a Banned Substance
Charlatan was one of two horses trained by Bob Baffert that tested positive for a banned numbing agent at a recent meet in Arkansas.
Joe Drape. New York Times. Wed, 27 May 2020 00:04:34 +0000.
- Eddie Sutton, 84, Winning Basketball Coach at Four Schools, Dies
Recently elected to the Hall of Fame, he led Creighton, Arkansas, Kentucky and Oklahoma State to the N.C.A.A. tournament as he piled up 806 victories.
Richard Goldstein. New York Times. Mon, 25 May 2020 22:47:30 +0000.
- Arkansas Gov. Hutchinson optimistic about economic recovery despite recent high in new COVID cases
The state of Arkansas is moving forward with reopening their economy, which was never fully shut down during the coronavirus pandemic, and Gov. ...
Ronn Blitzer. Fox News. Sun, 24 May 2020 16:06:33 GMT.
- Report: Former Oklahoma State basketball coach Eddie Sutton dies at 84
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that former Oklahoma State men's basketball coach Eddie Sutton has died. He was 84.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sun, 24 May 2020 03:51:00 GMT.
- Woman buys 1,500 shoes at closing Payless store to donate
What started as a simple trip to the store with her children has turned into something much bigger for an Arkansas mom and her family. Janet Shamlian reports.
CBS News. Thu, 21 May 2020 08:32:52 -0400.
- Arkansas continues phased reopening as COVID-19 cases increase
Arkansas continued its phased reopening Tuesday, as the number of new COVID-19 cases in the community is on the rise.
ABC News. Wed, 20 May 2020 12:33:53 -0400.
- CDC tracks cluster of coronavirus cases in rural Arkansas to church, raising alarm on religious gatherings
Officials in Louisiana, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Delaware and Michigan had previously carved out certain exemptions for religious activities under the statewide restrictions.
CNBC. Tue, 19 May 2020 22:22:27 GMT.
- Coronavirus: Travis McCready plays America's first gig in months
Fans wore masks and had their temperatures taken before watching the show in Arkansas.
BBC News. Tue, 19 May 2020 10:45:13 GMT.
- Likely Breach Shuts Down Arkansas Coronavirus Unemployment Program
Officials say a state program that was created to process unemployment applications in Arkansas for self-employed individuals or gig economy workers appears to have been illegally accessed and has been shut down. Gov. ...
NPR. Sat, 16 May 2020 22:49:03 +0000.
- Hero steps in at father-daughter dance in Arkansas
It was one of the biggest nights of the year in Northwest Arkansas at a school dance for fathers and daughters. But one girl had no date, until a hero stepped in. Jamie Yuccas reports.
CBS News. Fri, 15 May 2020 10:04:30 -0400.
Arkansas Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Arkansas as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||2,988,248||0.35|
|July 1, 2015||2,977,853||0.37|
|July 1, 2014||2,966,912||0.28|
|July 1, 2013||2,958,663||0.27|
|July 1, 2012||2,950,685||0.38|
|July 1, 2011||2,939,493||0.60|
|July 1, 2010||2,921,995|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Arkansas was 2,915,918.
In 2008, the estimated population of Arkansas was 2,855,390, whereas
in 2006, the population of Arkansas was about 2,804,199.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Arkansas' demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Arkansas
web page. For maps of Arkansas,
visit this Arkansas Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Arkansas newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Arkansas
can be found here.
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