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Hawaii Announces First Death From The COVID-19 Virus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Announces First Death From The COVID-19 Virus

Update: On Monday, the state also reported Hawaii’s largest single-day jump in cases to date, with the state Department of Health reporting there are now 77 documented cases of COVID-19.

Coronavirus Q&A: Why Aren’t We Testing Mild Symptoms? Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: Why Aren’t We Testing Mild Symptoms?

The mayors of Oahu and Maui ordered most residents to stay at home except for essential errands, while Hawaiian airlines announced it was suspending nearly all long-haul flights.

Coronavirus Q&A: Are Visitors Or Residents Bringing COVID-19 To Hawaii? Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: Are Visitors Or Residents Bringing COVID-19 To Hawaii?

Gov. David Ige mandated all residents and visitors flying to Hawaii self-quarantine in hotels or at home for two weeks.

Coronavirus Q&A: How Does COVID-19 Compare To The Flu?  Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: How Does COVID-19 Compare To The Flu? 

The statewide COVID-19 case count rose to 37, and more politicians are calling on the governor to take stricter measures to prevent its spread.

DOH: First Community-Spread Cases of COVID-19 Reported On Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DOH: First Community-Spread Cases of COVID-19 Reported On Oahu

The total number of coronavirus cases in Hawaii rose by 11, including the first child who has tested positive for the virus.

Coronavirus Q&A: Why Are Airlines Still Luring People With Low Fares? Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: Why Are Airlines Still Luring People With Low Fares?

Hawaii politicians are asking the governor to mandate home quarantine for air passengers. You’re wondering why airlines are cutting fares.

DOH Testing in Hawaii For COVID-19 Remains Deliberately Narrow Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DOH Testing in Hawaii For COVID-19 Remains Deliberately Narrow

Lt. Gov. Josh Green slammed the pace of the state Department of Health’s screening program as a “total fail.”

10 New Coronavirus Cases Reported In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

10 New Coronavirus Cases Reported In Hawaii

An influx of more than 1,000 private laboratory samples resulted in 10 new coronavirus cases Thursday, taking the state tally to 26.

Are Hawaii Hospitals Prepared For A Pandemic? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Are Hawaii Hospitals Prepared For A Pandemic?

The state health director says Hawaii’s hospitals are already near capacity, with expansion difficult.

Coronavirus Q&A: Is It OK To Take Ibuprofen? Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: Is It OK To Take Ibuprofen?

Honolulu’s mayor ordered restaurants and bars to only serve takeout, while Kauai’s mayor imposed an island-wide 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nighttime curfew starting Friday.

Coronavirus Q&A: How Many COVID-19 Tests Has Hawaii Conducted? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Coronavirus Q&A: How Many COVID-19 Tests Has Hawaii Conducted?

Fourteen cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the islands. We answer more of your questions about the virus.

Coronavirus Q&A: Should I Avoid My Grandkids? Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS

Coronavirus Q&A: Should I Avoid My Grandkids?

With 10 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the islands, public officials made significant moves Monday to prevent its spread. We also answer more of your questions about the virus.