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Coronavirus in Hawaii

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 6: 108 New COVID-19 Infections Kuʻu Kauanoe/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 6: 108 New COVID-19 Infections

No new fatalities were reported, leaving the state’s COVID-19 death toll at 416.

Feds Fine Hilo Veterans Home $500,000 Over Deadly COVID-19 Outbreak Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Feds Fine Hilo Veterans Home $500,000 Over Deadly COVID-19 Outbreak

State health officials said it was the largest fine they could recall for a longterm care facility.

Maui Courts Go Remote After MCCC Inmates Test Positive Yoohyun Jung/Civil Beat

Maui Courts Go Remote After MCCC Inmates Test Positive

The unidentified inmates appeared in court and later tested positive for COIVD-19, a jail official said.

Hawaii’s COVID-19 Tracking App Is Falling Short Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s COVID-19 Tracking App Is Falling Short

More than 100,000 users have downloaded AlohaSafe Alert, about two-thirds the amount developers say is needed to be effective in slowing the spread of COVID-19.

Hawaii Lawmakers Kill Bill To Improve Care At Veterans And Nursing Homes Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Lawmakers Kill Bill To Improve Care At Veterans And Nursing Homes

Health care administrators argued the bill, drafted in response to the deadly outbreak last year at a Hilo facility, could make health care slower.

Vaccine Q&A: Lt. Gov. Josh Green Hopes New Vaccines Will Mean More Shots

Vaccine Q&A: Lt. Gov. Josh Green Hopes New Vaccines Will Mean More Shots

The lieutenant governor says vaccines will allow the state to move faster toward normalcy and will allow more visitors to travel to the islands.

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 4: 107 New COVID-19 Infections And 2 Deaths Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 4: 107 New COVID-19 Infections And 2 Deaths

Approximately 1,374 people in Hawaii have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past two weeks.

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 3: 74 New COVID-19 Infections And 4 Deaths Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

HAWAII VIRUS TRACKER — Feb. 3: 74 New COVID-19 Infections And 4 Deaths

State epidemiologist asks people to avoid the temptation of Super Bowl parties.

Coronavirus in Hawaii