Winter storms on the mainland disrupted the supply chain of vaccines to the island last week, officials said.
Lt. Gen. Ron Place says he and other leaders are trying to understand why as many as a third of service members refused to take the vaccine.
Hawaii is a central hub for Navy and Marine Corps operations as tensions rise between the U.S. and China.
Native Hawaiians have fought in America’s battles from the War of 1812 to Iraq and Afghanistan.
The state hopes this alliance can leverage Pentagon spending to diversify Hawaii’s economy.
Selena Roth was a former Army Signal’s intelligence specialist, an animal lover and was passionate about rights for military victims of sexual harassment.
Health care administrators argued the bill, drafted in response to the deadly outbreak last year at a Hilo facility, could make health care slower.
The USS Chafee had pulled into San Diego for training, but now several crew members are in quarantine.