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    Ozarks at Large for Friday, July 10, 2020

    Ozarks at Large for Friday, July 10, 2020

    On today's show, we have the latest from the governor's coronavirus response briefing, which he held in De Queen. Plus, we have a roundup of the latest news out of Fort Smith with Michael Tilley of Talk Business and Politics . And, we interview the new superintendent of the Springdale School District, which is the largest in the state, about reopening plans for fall.

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    Ozarks at Large for Thursday, July 9, 2020

    Ozarks at Large for Thursday, July 9, 2020

    On today's show, we have the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic in Arkansas from the governor's coronavirus response briefing. Plus, we discuss the updated COVID-19 forecasting models from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, which predict anywhere from 6,000 to 20,000 new coronavirus cases per day by the end of September. And, we visit with the Marshallese Education Initiative as the group gets ready to deliver critically needed food and supplies to Marshallese families

    • 53 min
    Ozarks at Large for Wednesday, July 8, 2020

    Ozarks at Large for Wednesday, July 8, 2020

    On today's show, we have the latest from the governor's coronavirus response briefing. Plus, we find out how essential child care providers in Northwest Arkansas have adapted during the pandemic. And, we hear about a remembrance project that aims to memorialize the lynching of three black men in Washington County.

    • 53 min
    Ozarks at Large for Tuesday, July 7, 2020

    Ozarks at Large for Tuesday, July 7, 2020

    On today's show, we have the latest from the governor's coronavirus response briefing. Plus, we find out about the restrictions placed on nursing homes as the state allows visitations to resume. And, we hear from two groups that both submitted signatures to the Arkansas Secretary of State yesterday to get their proposals on the ballot in November. One has to do with redistricting and the other with open primaries.

    • 48 min
    Another Day of Fewer Cases, Fewer Tests and More Hospitalizations

    Another Day of Fewer Cases, Fewer Tests and More Hospitalizations

    Arkansas is once again reporting fewer new cases of COVID-19, but it's also reporting fewer tests and a new one-day high for new hospitalizations. Governor Asa Hutchinson reported 259 cases of coronavirus during the most recent 24-hour monitoring period out of about 3,300 tests. However, 32 people were admitted to hospitals, bringing the COVID-19 hospital caseload to 369 and making for the highest number of hospitalizations thus far. Of that total, 113 patients are in COVID-19 units in Northwest

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    Ozarks at Large for Monday, July 6, 2020

    Ozarks at Large for Monday, July 6, 2020

    On today's show, we have the latest from the governor's coronavirus response briefing following the Fourth of July holiday. Plus, we discuss the national and state response to the COVID-19 pandemic with an economist from the University of Arkansas. And, we hear from the general manager of the Northwest Arkansas Naturals after Major League Baseball announced there would be no Minor League games during the 2020 season.

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