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Hawaii To Launch School-Based COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii To Launch School-Based COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

The clinics, which are seen as a key step toward fully reopening campuses, will begin Thursday at Waipahu High School.

Governor Says No Changes To Hawaii’s Mask Mandate Anytime Soon Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Governor Says No Changes To Hawaii’s Mask Mandate Anytime Soon

Gov. David Ige said it would create an “enforcement nightmare” to allow fully vaccinated people to forgo masks in accordance with new CDC guidance.

Ige Details Plans For A Hawaii Vaccine Passport Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Details Plans For A Hawaii Vaccine Passport

The governor’s latest emergency proclamation also extends an eviction moratorium through June.

Hawaii’s Historic Love’s Bakery Will Close At The End Of Next Month Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Historic Love’s Bakery Will Close At The End Of Next Month

The Middle Street bakery said sales were down 20% last year because of the pandemic.

Lawmaker Arrested On Suspicion Of Driving Under The Influence Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lawmaker Arrested On Suspicion Of Driving Under The Influence

Honolulu police arrested Hawaii state Rep. Sharon Har late Monday, alleging she was going in the wrong direction on Beretania Street.

Green Proposes New Plan For Reopening Hawaii As Vaccine Distribution Ramps Up Courtesy: Lieutenant Governor’s Office

Green Proposes New Plan For Reopening Hawaii As Vaccine Distribution Ramps Up

The proposal calls for reopening interisland — and then mainland travel — to people who have been vaccinated for COVID-19.

Kapiolani Nurses Vote To Strike After Unsuccessful Negotiations Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kapiolani Nurses Vote To Strike After Unsuccessful Negotiations

The vote comes after nearly half a year of contract talks between the nurses’ union and the hospital, signaling growing tensions and frustration among staff.

Hawaii Closes Beach On Maui After Large Mask-Less Parties Courtesy: Department of Land and Natural Resources

Hawaii Closes Beach On Maui After Large Mask-Less Parties

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources said the parties at Puu Olai beach included nude people dancing in drum circles.

New Honolulu Mayor Warns Road Ahead ‘Is Not Going To Be Easy’ Courtesy: Jamm Aquino/POOL

New Honolulu Mayor Warns Road Ahead ‘Is Not Going To Be Easy’

Rick Blangiardi was sworn in Saturday as the chief executive officer of the City and County of Honolulu.