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Coronavirus in Hawaii

This Hawaii Multi-Generational Family Of 7 Worries As Coronavirus Spreads Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

This Hawaii Multi-Generational Family Of 7 Worries As Coronavirus Spreads

Hawaii has a large number of big and often overcrowded households, complicating COVID-19 social distancing efforts.

Neal Milner: The Dual Dangers Of Intimacy And Isolation In A Pandemic Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Neal Milner: The Dual Dangers Of Intimacy And Isolation In A Pandemic

Social contact can spread the virus but also protect communities during crises, so we rely on imperfect social media.

Hawaii Prison Plan For COVID-19 Emphasizes Hygiene Over Inmate Releases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Prison Plan For COVID-19 Emphasizes Hygiene Over Inmate Releases

The state says that, despite overcrowding, there will be room to isolate sick inmates.

Ige, Green Smooth Over Differences On COVID-19 Response Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige, Green Smooth Over Differences On COVID-19 Response

Hawaii’s lieutenant governor said he and the governor talked about working more closely together on the coronavirus crisis.

Honolulu Said It Would Reopen Public Bathrooms. It Hasn’t Christina Jedra/Civil Beat

Honolulu Said It Would Reopen Public Bathrooms. It Hasn’t

The CDC says park bathrooms should be open 24 hours a day. Honolulu still isn’t following those guidelines.

DOE Will Increase Meals To Meet High Demand Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DOE Will Increase Meals To Meet High Demand

DOE officials acknowledge meal shortages at some sites. New sites will help alleviate that, they said.

Have An Expired Vehicle Safety Check? It’s Now Valid Through May Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Have An Expired Vehicle Safety Check? It’s Now Valid Through May

With roads clear of heavy traffic, many contraflow lanes on Oahu will be suspended during the COVID-19 crisis, too.

Hawaii’s Blood Banks Need Your Help To Avert ‘A State Crisis’ Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Blood Banks Need Your Help To Avert ‘A State Crisis’

Supplies are dropping and hospitals are conserving blood as much as possible. But health officials say it’s still safe to give blood.

Coronavirus in Hawaii