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Coronavirus in Hawaii

What Has The Pandemic Taught Us About Climate Change? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

What Has The Pandemic Taught Us About Climate Change?

Some say systematic failures to respond to COVID-19 reveal just how challenging it will be to stop climate change, while others see reasons for hope.

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 6: 164 New Cases And 1 Death In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 6: 164 New Cases And 1 Death In Hawaii

So far 85 people in Hawaii with the virus have died since the pandemic began.

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 5: 221 New Cases In Hawaii, 3 More Deaths Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 5: 221 New Cases In Hawaii, 3 More Deaths

So far 84 people in Hawaii with the virus have died since the pandemic began in March.

Hawaii Has A New COVID-19 Data Dashboard With New Metrics Screenshot-State of Hawaii

Hawaii Has A New COVID-19 Data Dashboard With New Metrics

Lawmakers and the public have been calling for better data, and the state has been promising it at least since Aug. 6.

Case On Coronavirus: ‘It’s Hard To Get It Right All The Time Every Single Day’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Case On Coronavirus: ‘It’s Hard To Get It Right All The Time Every Single Day’

The Hawaii congressman says he will not go public with his criticisms of the Ige administration or other public officials’ handling of the pandemic.

New Contact Tracing Head Is Back At DOH After Leadership Shakeup Cory Lum/Civil Beat

New Contact Tracing Head Is Back At DOH After Leadership Shakeup

Disease Investigation Branch Chief Emily Roberson had requested a leave of absence earlier in the week, saying leadership issues at the health department were impacting her ability to do her job.

UHERO Seeking Participation In Hawaii Rental Market Survey Cory Lum/Civil Beat

UHERO Seeking Participation In Hawaii Rental Market Survey

UHERO is seeking data about the number of tenants struggling to pay rent.

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 4: 271 New Cases And 2 Deaths In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIRUS TRACKER — Sept. 4: 271 New Cases And 2 Deaths In Hawaii

So far 81 people in Hawaii with the virus have died since the pandemic began.

How Hawaii’s Reliance On ‘Labor Intensive’ Fax Machines Hampers Contact Tracing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Hawaii’s Reliance On ‘Labor Intensive’ Fax Machines Hampers Contact Tracing

UPDATED: Before asking to go on leave, the epidemiologist helping to lead the effort to identify how COVID-19 is spreading in the islands was trying to make the process more efficient.

Coronavirus in Hawaii