Lincoln Junior High School's principal apologized this week for "inaccuracies and mistakes" in the school's yearbook, including a current events sect A concert series is planned for downtown Rogers throughout the summer and into the fall. An overturned log truck was struck by a train early Tuesday in Desha County, leaving a state highway blocked, according to the Arkansas Department of Transpo The body of a man was discovered Tuesday morning in the Arkansas River near the Interstate bridge, authorities said. Tuesday's photo gallery includes an elementary school field day in Fayetteville, exploring the bluffs at Tanyard Creek and work on Brightwaters's greenhouse Police in northwest Arkansas rounded up and returned to its owner a herd of 14 buffalo that had gotten loose in a residential neighborhood Monday morning.
If Noah had been honest, you would have had your chance with him. The Marshallese are taking precautions by staying at home, wearing masks and social distancing.
Covid vaccinations in Arkansas, explained 1 day, 9 hours ago. Dear Abby: I have known this guy "Noah" for six years. Police looking for man missing since Sunday. An overturned log truck was struck by a train early Tuesday in Desha County, leaving a state highway blocked, according to the Arkansas Department of Transpo Also, Marshallese families have several generations living in the same home because they can't afford not to, McElfish said.
Northwest Arkansas has the largest population of Marshallese in the United States outside of Hawaii, census figures show.
Elke,Betty,Angie,Chuck Jr. Visitation will be PM, Monday, March 9, at the funeral home. And if you don't know them, you know who their grandparents are or who their brother or sister is," he said. My heart is with you guys. Moody found a job in Springdale after graduation, married a local woman and started telling his island relatives about life and opportunities in Arkansas. Young Arkansas black bears will be striking out on their own early this summer to find their place in the world.
I know from personal experience what you are going through, and it is very painful. Nate Smith, the state's secretary of health, assured the public during a public briefing on the pandemic that his department was keeping a close watch on the Marshallese. State to start offering lottery tickets, gift certificates for vaccinated Arkansas will begin giving lottery tickets and gift certificates for hunting and fishing s to people who get the coronavirus vaccine, Gov.
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After all, you wouldn't ignore the death of a human. Mandy wasn't sickly. Jennifer Dillaha, the state Department of Health's epidemiologist, said in a statement Friday that the Marshallese community received priority for testing, but the shortage of tests in the pandemic's early stages was a serious problem. He noted that the Marshallese appeared to be underrepresented in racial breakdowns of covid cases in the state at that time. The department prioritized covid testing for the Marshallese through its Bates Outreach Clinic in Springdale, she said.
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My question is, am I expecting too much of people? Alik said he moved to Northwest Arkansas inand Tarkwon was one of the first people he met. The Marshallese received follow-up testing of household members and other people in close contact with coronavirus cases as soon as possible, the statement continued.
Case tally in Arkansas up by 49; deaths increase by 3 Arkansas' count of coronavirus cases rose by 49 Monday -- the smallest daily increase in more than a month -- while the of people hospitalized with the virus fell slightly. We never had children, so our pets ARE our children. Sheldon Riklon. Potato salad kicks off summer Hot dogs and burgers will be flying off the grill in campsites and picnic spots across the land with the first holiday weekend of summer at hand.
As a turkey hunter, I can relate to the with Arkansas Razorbacks football teams of the s that beat Texas one week and then lost to a church league team Alister Tarkwon said his mother was the first to show symptoms of covid A Russellville woman was killed and two other people were injured following a crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 40 in Pope County, troopers said.
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Still the virus spre. Or should I keep him in my life, but in a friend-only way? Lack of testing as the pandemic took hold in March and April was a big factor in allowing the disease to spread among Marshallese Arkansans, said Dr. Police in northwest Arkansas rounded up and returned to its owner a herd of 14 buffalo that had gotten loose in a residential neighborhood Monday morning.
Much of the disease's initial spread among the Marshallese is unknown, Riklon said. Buffalo found wandering Bella Vista neighborhood Police in northwest Arkansas rounded up and returned to its owner a herd of 14 buffalo that had gotten loose in a residential neighborhood Monday morning. The plants are deemed essential industries by federal and state governments, and have been allowed to stay open during the pandemic. One of your passengers can finish reading this article once you a Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
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If you are a mountain biker or hiker, put down the newspaper right now, and pack your gear. Northwest Arkansas arrest roundup A roundup of recent Northwest Arkansas arrests. Pearl McElfish, vice chancellor at the Northwest campus of UAMS, agreed that the biggest challenge in controlling the pandemic among the Marshallese is economic.
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Jerry said her organization has shared grant money with groups helping the community. The Marshallese are prone to underlying health conditions -- including high blood pressure and diabetes -- that make an outbreak of covid riskier for them, Riklon said. At an April 23 briefing with the governor, Smith said: "We are particularly concerned about infections, hospitalizations and deaths in some of our harder to reach communities where there may be barriers of language or culture, so we are looking at that very carefully.
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They are already worried about their bills. We don't have months, weeks or even days. Visitation Schedule. I continued being a good friend to Noah, giving him advice and putting my own feelings off to the side.
She was a St. Church and family gatherings, so important to the community, have been canceled, Iban said. He mostly remembers his father taking part in community events and getting together with the relatives for holidays and birthdays. That sparked the first wave of Marshallese immigrants in the s, according to Carmen Chong Gum, a former general consul at the Republic of the Marshall Islands consulate in Springdale. But I don't understand why people we thought were close to us haven't acknowledged our loss in any way.
Jobs generally held by the Marshallese include food processing, particularly poultry, where people work in close quarters. All we can do is keep practicing social distancing, wash our hands and stay home. And they cannot afford enough room for social distancing at home. What should I do?