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Coronavirus in Hawaii

This Hawaii Firm Says It Has Millions Of Masks For Sale Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

This Hawaii Firm Says It Has Millions Of Masks For Sale

But health officials say the company’s masks aren’t really a help to the medical community which has recently received a new supply from established providers.

No Statewide Text Alerts, Ige Says Cory Lum/Civil Beat

No Statewide Text Alerts, Ige Says

As the public clamors for information from the state on how to respond to COVID-19, the governor says a text alert system won’t be used.

Honolulu Council Concerned About Potential Inmate Releases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Council Concerned About Potential Inmate Releases

Council members do not want detainees to be released without support amid the pandemic.

Hawaii Reports 34 More COVID-19 Cases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Reports 34 More COVID-19 Cases

UPDATED: On Wednesday, Hawaii health officials reported the largest daily increase in coronavirus cases to date.

Ige Needs To Bring The Public’s Business Back Into The Open — Now Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Needs To Bring The Public’s Business Back Into The Open — Now

Hawaii Gov. David Ige needs to immediately lift his blanket suspension of the state’s public records and open meetings laws.

Honolulu Mayor: Prison May Be ‘Safest Place’ To Ride Out COVID-19 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Mayor: Prison May Be ‘Safest Place’ To Ride Out COVID-19

Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s comments contradict the CDC and the experience of correctional facilities across the country where coronavirus is spreading rapidly.

Coping With Coronavirus Stress: NAMI Offers Free Online Workshop Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Coping With Coronavirus Stress: NAMI Offers Free Online Workshop

Learn positive coping skills and connect with other Hawaii residents who are feeling stressed out during the coronavirus outbreak.

Hawaii Reports First COVID-19 Death Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Reports First COVID-19 Death

UPDATED: The state coronavirus infection count rose by 20 on Tuesday, and an elderly Oahu man died late Monday evening.

New State Virus Maps Have Some Geographic Breakdowns Department of Health

New State Virus Maps Have Some Geographic Breakdowns

New maps from the Hawaii health department illustrate higher concentrations of confirmed coronavirus cases in some areas.

Coronavirus in Hawaii