Tagged: Gov. Asa Hutchinson

White House Panel: Virus Situation Worsening in Arkansas

Health Care

Arkansas' top health official and a White House task force on Tuesday warned the state is on the verge of a rapid rise in coronavirus cases, while Gov. Asa Hutchinson rejected the panel's call to significantly scale back restaurants' indoor capacity in most of the state. read more >

UAMS Gets $3.8M for Digital Health Research Center

UAMS Gets $3.8M for Digital Health Research Center

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Institute for Digital Health & Innovation has received a four-year, $3.8 million grant from the federal Health Resources & Services Administration to establish a national research center. read more >

Koppers to Invest $23M in NLR Plant Expansion

Koppers to Invest $23M in NLR Plant Expansion

Transportation

Quick collaboration among state and local economic developers helped persuade Koppers Holdings Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to retain its North Little Rock plant and invest at least $23 million to expand it over the next two years. read more >

SCA Pharma Announces $10M Airport Expansion

SCA Pharma Announces $10M Airport Expansion

Health Care

SCA Pharmaceuticals of Little Rock, which makes sterile pharmaceuticals for hospital pharmacies and health care facilities throughout the country, says it will expand its operations in Little Rock. read more >