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Hawaii Couple Arrested For Knowingly Boarding Plane With COVID-19 Claire Caulfield/Civil Beat

Hawaii Couple Arrested For Knowingly Boarding Plane With COVID-19

The two were released after posting bail of $1,000 each.

Hawaii Gov OKs Kauai Plan To Opt Out Of Pre-Travel Test Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Gov OKs Kauai Plan To Opt Out Of Pre-Travel Test

Gov. David Ige says Kauai can require 14-day quarantine for all arrivals.

Kauai Seeks To Opt Out Of Pre-Travel Testing Program Amid COVID-19 Fears Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

Kauai Seeks To Opt Out Of Pre-Travel Testing Program Amid COVID-19 Fears

If approved, all travelers to the island, including those from other counties, would have to quarantine though some exemptions would remain in place, including for health care workers.

HPD Suspends COVID-19 Patrols After Audit Finds Overtime Violations Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HPD Suspends COVID-19 Patrols After Audit Finds Overtime Violations

Records show that two officers recorded more than 300 hours of overtime from Sept. 27 to Oct. 31. That translates to 65 hours of overtime each week.

Maui Police Chief Admits To Hit-And-Run That Damaged Motorcycle Wikimedia Commons

Maui Police Chief Admits To Hit-And-Run That Damaged Motorcycle

The Maui Police Department said Police Chief Tivoli Faaumu remains on regular duty. The agency estimated the damage to the vehicles at less than $3,000.

State: 40,000 Hawaii Residents Have Lost Health Insurance Cory Lum/Civil Beat

State: 40,000 Hawaii Residents Have Lost Health Insurance

Nearly all come from households that have suffered job losses and have had their employer health insurance coverage cut off.

United To Offer COVID-19 Testing For Passengers On Hawaii Route Cory Lum/Civil Beat

United To Offer COVID-19 Testing For Passengers On Hawaii Route

Passengers flying from San Francisco to Hawaii will have the option to take a rapid COVID-19 test at the airport.

Lt. Gov. Josh Green Tests Positive For COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lt. Gov. Josh Green Tests Positive For COVID-19

Green was tested earlier Friday after a member of his office was confirmed to have the virus.

Due To Mislabeling, About 1,000 Oahu Residents Told To Re-Test For COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Due To Mislabeling, About 1,000 Oahu Residents Told To Re-Test For COVID-19

The tests were part of the two-week federally funded testing surge.