Methamphetamine also was a factor in repeat hospitalizations.
As its vaccination campaign wraps up, a Samoan health official said government “complacency” in routine vaccinations contributed to the severity of the outbreak.
New donors are sought to fill the holiday shortage as back-up supplies run dry.
Wahiawa General Hospital has relied for years on state funds and cutting services to keep afloat. New management is trying to forge a different path to survive.
Six Hawaii companies — half of which are electric companies — were fined for violating emission standards.
After website glitches prohibited some from accessing the online insurance marketplace, the deadline to enroll was extended by 36 hours.