LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KAIT) - Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Dr. Nate Smith, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Health, updated the public at 1:30 p.m. on the state’s response to the coronavirus, including the latest cases of COVID-19 and deaths.
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, April 9, the ADH reported 1,077 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state. Eighteen deaths have been reported.