Rob Wells

Rob Wells, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Journalism at the University of Arkansas School of Journalism and Strategic Media.

Arkansas Sees 51% Spike in Deaths in December

Listen to Katy Seiter and Mary Hennigan analyze the December COVID-19 case trends in Arkansas with host KUAF host Antoinette Grajeda on Ozarks at Large. A tough month: a 51% increase in…

Arkansas Vaccinates Additional 3,250 Residents; Pace to Accelerate

By Rob Wells   Some 3,250 people received the COVID-19 vaccine in Arkansas in the last 24 hours, the Arkansas Department of Health said Thursday. Arkansas has received:   --92,625 Pfizer doses;…
Good Egg List

Good Egg List

Businesses that are creating safe environments for patrons and staff Add an establishment to the Good Egg List Requirements: Must require patrons to wear masks Must create a safe environment for patrons…

Total Deaths Map

Total Deaths

Active Cases Map

Active Cases


The University of Arkansas School of Journalism and Strategic Media operates this site as an independent source of news and as a community service for Arkansas residents. Students produce the content here under the supervision of Rob Wells, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Journalism. The data presented here is collected at roughly the same time each day from the Arkansas Department of Health website.

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