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HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 8: 33 New COVID-19 Infections Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 8: 33 New COVID-19 Infections

If Oahu sees few cases over the next two weeks, it could move into Tier 3 of its reopening plan with fewer restrictions.

Other States Have Opened Vaccinations To Those As Young As 65. Why Not Hawaii? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Other States Have Opened Vaccinations To Those As Young As 65. Why Not Hawaii?

Some argue the state should prioritize the most vulnerable before vaccinating a long list of essential workers.

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 4: 107 New COVID-19 Infections And 2 Deaths Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 4: 107 New COVID-19 Infections And 2 Deaths

Approximately 1,374 people in Hawaii have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past two weeks.

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 3: 74 New COVID-19 Infections And 4 Deaths Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 3: 74 New COVID-19 Infections And 4 Deaths

State epidemiologist asks people to avoid the temptation of Super Bowl parties.

More Contagious UK Variant Of COVID-19 May Have Been Found In Hawaii Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

More Contagious UK Variant Of COVID-19 May Have Been Found In Hawaii

Further testing will determine by Friday if it’s the U.K. variant, whose prevalence could make it harder to achieve herd immunity.

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 2: 64 New COVID-19 Infections Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 2: 64 New COVID-19 Infections

The state has seen an average of 89 new cases recorded daily this week.

Some Expectant Mothers In Hawaii Are Steering Clear Of Hospitals During the Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Some Expectant Mothers In Hawaii Are Steering Clear Of Hospitals During the Pandemic

Midwives say they’ve been so busy that they’ve sometimes had to turn away clients.