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Coronavirus in Hawaii

Hawaii’s Health Department Received Millions In COVID-19 Grants. Where Is It Going? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Health Department Received Millions In COVID-19 Grants. Where Is It Going?

Competition for equipment and bureaucratic hurdles have slowed down spending meant to boost the state’s pandemic response.

Neal Milner: The Pandemic Is Teaching Us A Lesson About Trust That We Shouldn’t Ignore Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Neal Milner: The Pandemic Is Teaching Us A Lesson About Trust That We Shouldn’t Ignore

Reversing a growing distrust in government and our leaders is going to be hard to do, especially with the next generation.

Solo Activity Order Yet Another Senseless Move From Caldwell Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Solo Activity Order Yet Another Senseless Move From Caldwell

The stay-at-home, work-at-home requirement is extended for two more weeks, but forget about taking your ohana to the beach during that time.

City: People With Disabilities May Visit Parks, Beaches With A Caregiver Cory Lum/Civil Beat

City: People With Disabilities May Visit Parks, Beaches With A Caregiver

The city initially said there were no exemptions to Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s latest “solo activity” order but now says people with disabilities will be allowed to bring caregivers.

Lt. Gov. Josh Green To Caldwell: Let Families Go To The Beach Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lt. Gov. Josh Green To Caldwell: Let Families Go To The Beach

The lieutenant governor is voicing the same concerns many families on Oahu have expressed.

Lee Cataluna: Here’s One COVID-19 Effort That Worked Courtesy Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center

Lee Cataluna: Here’s One COVID-19 Effort That Worked

Two days of “surge testing” along Oahu’s H-3 freeway proved to be an impressive example of multi-agency and community cooperation.

Kalihi Has The Worst COVID-19 Outbreak In Hawaii. Here’s How The Community Is Responding Anita Hofschneider/Civil Beat

Kalihi Has The Worst COVID-19 Outbreak In Hawaii. Here’s How The Community Is Responding

Nonprofits are pivoting to help residents in a community facing the worst outbreak of COVID-19 of any zip code in the state, along with high rates of unemployment.

Kokua Council Wants Court To Order DOH To Hire Contact Tracers Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Kokua Council Wants Court To Order DOH To Hire Contact Tracers

A community organizations has petitioned the Hawaii Supreme Court to order the state health department to hire more contact tracers.

Coronavirus in Hawaii