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Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 30 March 2020, 2005 UTC, Post 20515.
Source (email from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):
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“This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a Coronavirus informational update for Monday morning, at 9:00.
On the Coronavirus status:
The total number of people tested positive for Hawaii Island is 16 with 5 recovered. The remaining 11 are quarantine at home.
As a reminder the Governor’s Proclamation of “Stay at Home” will remain in effect until April 30th. This proclamation identifies what activities are prohibited outside the home or place of residence and what are allowed. Do Call Civil Defense at 935-0031 for any clarification on the proclamation.
We can all help stop the spread of this virus in our community, by following the “Stay at Home” guidelines, practicing good etiquette on coughing and sneezing. Keeping areas clear and sanitized and for now, no handshakes, no hugs, no knuckle to knuckle. Just say Hi.
To all, do your part to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 Virus and help keep Hawaii Safe.
A very, very, gracious thank you to doctors on this national doctor’s day.
Thank you for listening and take care of each other.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.”
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http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts (Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency)
https://www.hawaiicounty.gov/coronavirus (Hawaii County coronavirus website)