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Eleni Avendaño

Will A New Phone App Help Hawaii Track COVID-19? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Will A New Phone App Help Hawaii Track COVID-19?

A growing number of states have adopted the new technology as a tool to boost contact tracing when case counts explode.

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 10: 78 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 10: 78 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii

The official death toll is now 222, although seventeen deaths on Hawaii island are still missing from that total.

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 9: 64 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 9: 64 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii

Oahu has seen an average of 88 new cases reported daily in the last week.

State Releases New Details On Where COVID-19 Is Spreading In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

State Releases New Details On Where COVID-19 Is Spreading In Hawaii

This is the first of what the health department says will be weekly reports about coronavirus case clusters.

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 6: 122 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 6: 122 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii

The state has seen more than a hundred new daily cases for three consecutive days.

Kaiser Foundation Continues Layoffs During Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kaiser Foundation Continues Layoffs During Pandemic

The health care organization is eliminating mostly administrative positions.

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 4: 156 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 4: 156 New COVID-19 Cases In Hawaii

More than 100 cases were recorded on Oahu, which increased its average daily case count — a key metric for reopening.

Hawaii Health Department Still Won’t Share Info On COVID-19 Clusters Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Health Department Still Won’t Share Info On COVID-19 Clusters

The public has been given scant details about how and where people are being infected with the coronavirus.