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Alleged Cult Leader Wants To Stay In Hawaii After Quarantine Violation Arrest

Alleged Cult Leader Wants To Stay In Hawaii After Quarantine Violation Arrest

He and 19 followers were arrested earlier in the week on charges related to breaking the state’s 14-day travel quarantine.

Ige Maps Out A Reopening Plan Allowing Hawaii To ‘Live With Covid-19’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Maps Out A Reopening Plan Allowing Hawaii To ‘Live With Covid-19’

The governor’s four-phase plan would allow “medium-risk” businesses such as salons and restaurants to start operating with restrictions in June.

Hawaii State Capitol Protest Sees 3 Arrested Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii State Capitol Protest Sees 3 Arrested

Updated: Police were on hand to enforce restrictions against public gatherings and social distancing rules.

Maui Mayor Reports Cluster Of Hospital Workers Infected With COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Maui Mayor Reports Cluster Of Hospital Workers Infected With COVID-19

Mayor Mike Victorino said it wasn’t clear how many patients the 15 infected Maui Memorial Medical Center employees had come in contact with.

Thieves Steal $250K Worth Of Protective Gear Cory Lum/Honolulu Civil Beat

Thieves Steal $250K Worth Of Protective Gear

Local medical providers have been waiting for the N95 masks, face shields and gloves that were stolen.

Kauai Mayor Orders A Nighttime Curfew To Contain The Coronavirus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kauai Mayor Orders A Nighttime Curfew To Contain The Coronavirus

Under an emergency order, Mayor Derek Kawakami said an island-wide curfew from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. will begin Friday.

First Coronavirus Case Reported In Hawaii Not Linked To Out-Of-State Travel John Johnson/One Breath Photo

First Coronavirus Case Reported In Hawaii Not Linked To Out-Of-State Travel

A doctor reported that an Oahu woman working at Kualoha Ranch tested positive for COVID-19. Twenty-five people in contact with her have been tested.

Cruise Ship Passenger Is Hawaii’s First Coronavirus Case Courtesy of Hawaii News Now

Cruise Ship Passenger Is Hawaii’s First Coronavirus Case

State officials said the Hawaii resident fell ill while in the islands and is “now doing fine” at home.