A kernel of good news in today’s hospital report — a drop from the 1,250 hospitalized yesterday for COVID-19.

Current hospitalizations: 1,232


Total Beds: 8,835

Total Beds Available: 1,693


Total ICU Beds: 1,172

Total ICU Beds Available: 25


Total Vents: 1,082

Total Vents Available: 610

Total Covid patients in ICU: 469

Total Covid patients on vents: 260




Other numbers for Arkansas today

New cases: 2,838

Active cases: 20,559, up 1,060

Deaths: 15 more to 6,230

Vaccinations: about more 11,000 given




Update from the governor: