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Coronavirus in Hawaii

Coronavirus Is Causing A New Set Of Problems For Honolulu Rail Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Coronavirus Is Causing A New Set Of Problems For Honolulu Rail

The outbreak has created trouble for Hitachi’s supply chain. It’s not clear yet what that means for rail’s interim opening planned later this year.

Why Health Officials Are More Worried About Coronavirus Than The Flu Courtesy: Kaiser Permanente

Why Health Officials Are More Worried About Coronavirus Than The Flu

An epidemiologist answers some critical questions about the spread of the virus and potential responses.

Hawaii Preparing For Possible Economic Effects Of Coronavirus Kuʻu Kauanoe/Civil Beat

Hawaii Preparing For Possible Economic Effects Of Coronavirus

Lawmakers want to work with state officials to make sure Hawaii can weather potential impacts from the virus.

Ige Makes Green Coronavirus Healthcare Liaison Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Makes Green Coronavirus Healthcare Liaison

The lieutenant governor, a medical doctor, is “uniquely positioned” for the job, says the governor.

Hawaii Officials Set Testing Procedures For Coronavirus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Officials Set Testing Procedures For Coronavirus

Tests so far are coming back negative. But officials expect the number of people being checked out will grow.

Pacific Arts Festival Postponed Over Coronavirus Concerns

Pacific Arts Festival Postponed Over Coronavirus Concerns

Festival of the Pacific Arts & Culture was planned for June but event organizers are putting it off as concern about COVID-19 grows.

How Prepared Are Hawaii Hospitals For Coronavirus? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Prepared Are Hawaii Hospitals For Coronavirus?

Past training for outbreaks such as Ebola have hospitals equipped to deal with infectious diseases like the new coronavirus.

Hawaii’s First Test For Coronavirus Comes Back Negative Eleni Avendaño/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s First Test For Coronavirus Comes Back Negative

The state used the COVID-19 test for the first time Friday, confirming that a visitor from California had the common cold instead.

Hawaii Senate Panel Approves $10.5 Million For Coronavirus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Senate Panel Approves $10.5 Million For Coronavirus

Gov. David Ige has requested emergency funding for state agencies as the COVID-19 threat grows.

Coronavirus in Hawaii