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2 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Hawaii Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

2 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Hawaii

The state has confirmed 634 COVID-19 cases since the first case of the virus was reported in early March. About 13% of those people have been hospitalized.

These Retired Hawaii Doctors And Nurses Work Behind The Scenes Battling COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

These Retired Hawaii Doctors And Nurses Work Behind The Scenes Battling COVID-19

The Hawaii Medical Reserve Corps has 1,370 volunteers taking on a number of tasks during the pandemic.

No New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed For The First Time In Nearly 2 Months Cory Lum/Civil Beat

No New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed For The First Time In Nearly 2 Months

Hawaii health officials believe the dwindling number of new positive test results is a lull and expect virus cases to rise again once the economy starts opening up.

Three New COVID-19 Infections Confirmed On Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Three New COVID-19 Infections Confirmed On Oahu

As of Thursday, about 87% of those infected had gotten better.

Just 1 More COVID-19 Case Reported On Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Just 1 More COVID-19 Case Reported On Oahu

UPDATED: Gov. David Ige said Wednesday that he is lifting some restrictions because Hawaii has gone two weeks with fewer than six new cases confirmed per day.

Four New COVID-19 Infections, Including Three On Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Four New COVID-19 Infections, Including Three On Oahu

UPDATED: Late Tuesday evening, Gov. David Ige announced more businesses will be allowed to reopen in the coming weeks.

Ige Urged To Order DOH To Accept More Pandemic Help Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Urged To Order DOH To Accept More Pandemic Help

Some think the Hawaii Department of Health is woefully short of people doing contact tracing, but the department says it has enough staff to handle the short term.

1 New COVID-19 Case Confirmed On The Big Island Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

1 New COVID-19 Case Confirmed On The Big Island

Four other recoveries from COVID-19 were announced by state health officials on Monday.

COVID-19 Antibody Testing Ramps Up In Hawaii Without DOH Endorsement Hawaii Pacific Health

COVID-19 Antibody Testing Ramps Up In Hawaii Without DOH Endorsement

Due to uncertainty around the tests, Hawaii Pacific Health doesn’t plan to change any of its policies if any of its employees are found to have antibodies.