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Coronavirus in Hawaii

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 22: 123 New COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 22: 123 New COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

There have been over 1,300 new cases in Hawaii in the past two weeks.

Lee Cataluna: The Maui Conference Optics Look Bad But The Explanation Is Worse Screenshot

Lee Cataluna: The Maui Conference Optics Look Bad But The Explanation Is Worse

Organizers defending the junket say lawmakers traveled to Hawaii to learn from Gov. David Ige. But hey, at least they’re paying for hotel rooms.

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 21: 163 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Deaths Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Nov. 21: 163 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Deaths

Of the 123 Oahu cases, 50 were from a cluster at the Waiawa Correctional Facility.

Hawaii Could Get COVID-19 Vaccine As Early As December Getty Images/iStockphoto

Hawaii Could Get COVID-19 Vaccine As Early As December

First responders and health care workers will get access to the vaccine first, followed by the elderly and people with chronic health conditions.

Only Lawmakers Can Fix Hawaii’s Mask Mandate. What Are They Waiting For? Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Only Lawmakers Can Fix Hawaii’s Mask Mandate. What Are They Waiting For?

With the nation entering a “dark winter” of the pandemic, it doesn’t make sense to hold off until the new year to change a state law.

Pre-Travel Test Results Delayed? Get Ready To Quarantine For 2 Weeks Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Pre-Travel Test Results Delayed? Get Ready To Quarantine For 2 Weeks

Gov. David Ige tightened restrictions as Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell cast doubt on the state’s surveillance program.

Major COVID-19 Outbreak Hits Pearl Harbor Warship Diana Quinlan/U.S. Navy

Major COVID-19 Outbreak Hits Pearl Harbor Warship

Most of the sailors who tested positive were expected to leave isolation this weekend and return to duty.

Coronavirus in Hawaii