Nearly 95% of individuals who tested positive were asymptomatic and would not have been identified without Tyson’s large-scale testing.
Source: https://www.tysonfoods.com/news/news-releases/2020/6/tyson-foods-inc-releases-results-covid-19-testing-berry-street-facility SPRINGDALE, Ark. – June 11, 2020 – Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) announced today the results of facility-wide testing for COVID-19 at its Berry Street poultry facility in Springdale, Arkansas. Of the 1,102 team members who work at the facility and were tested onsite from June 4 to June 6, 199 tested positive, […]
Source: https://arktimes.com/arkansas-blog/2020/06/11/mercy-hospital-releases-statement-on-covid-19-cases-the-threat-is-real Mercy echoes and supports the statement from Washington Regional Medical Center that we are in the midst of a COVID-19 surge in Northwest Arkansas. The threat to each person’s health and to our community is real. We respectfully ask that everyone continue to show support to our health care workers on the front […]
Source: https://www.wregional.com/main/news/statement-from-washington-regional-coo-birch-g-wri-264 While most regions in Arkansas have seen a decline in COVID-19 cases, Northwest Arkansas is experiencing a surge in community spread of the virus and is now leading the state in confirmed total cases of the virus, with Washington County at 1,185 cases and Benton County at 1,090 cases as of this morning. […]