Efforts to enforce travel quarantines have fallen flat in other states, but Hawaii has unique advantages.
Experts say the preliminary data is an encouraging indicator that people are paying closer attention to their mental health and getting help.
The virus-free community had relaxed after months of no cases. Now, health officials worry the island could prove to be the ultimate petri dish.
With COVID-19 cases holding steady, a statewide delivery service needs more volunteers to deliver food, medications to kupuna.
Kit Furderer used to bring in six figures a year. Now he’s living on $500 a week in federal assistance.
Dr. Libby Char has directed some of the largest emergency agencies in the state. Her supporters say she offers a badly needed collaborative approach to leadership.
Even when the state reopens to tourism in mid-October, Maria “Coco Maria” Camero said she won’t be able to pick up where she left off with her successful tour guiding business. For now, she’s catering to the needs of quarantined residents and visitors.
More than 300 people applied for 24 openings in a job training program for Kauai residents who lost work due to the coronavirus.
The state’s pre-travel testing program is set to launch next month, but other destinations with similar programs have struggled to keep COVID-19 cases from spiking.