Here’s the latest COVID-19 information from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
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Accessed on 20 May 2020, 2010 UTC, Post 20816.
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“This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 information update for Wednesday morning, May 20th.
On today’s report of COVID-19, the total number of people tested positive for Hawaii Island is 78, from this 76 have been cleared as recovered with the remaining two quarantined and monitored by the Department of Health.
For your information, drive through testing will be conducted today in Kaʻu at the St. Jude’s Church in Ocean View, hours are from 10 this morning till 2 this afternoon. A drive through testing will also be held in Puna today at the Pahoa District Park, hours are from 9 this morning till 1 this afternoon. Thank you, Aloha Urgent Care and Premier Medical Group for providing this free service.
The Island and State of Hawaii are moving forward in removing some of the restrictions established to minimize the spread of the coronavirus. In moving forward, know that the virus threat is still out there, and we need to continue following the preventive policies of distancing, face coverings, cleanliness, gatherings, and personal health to keep Hawaii Safe.
Thank you for doing your part.
Thank you for listening and be safe.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.”
For more information, please go here: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts
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