Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii County.
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Content provided by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 29 June 2020, 2003 UTC, Post 21050.
Source (email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):
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“This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Monday, June 29th.
On today’s update of COVID-19, the number of active cases monitored by the Department of Health, on Hawaii Island, is three. An active case is defined as an individual who has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus and is presently monitored by the Department of Health. At this date, no one is hospitalize on Hawaii Island. The one increase from yesterday has been identified as travel related from the mainland and was under the mandatory fourteen day quarantine. This individual will now be under an extended quarantine and monitored by the Department of Health.
The majority of states are now experiencing an increase of huge numbers of people being infected by the coronavirus. This is causing them to take steps backwards in the openings of activities such as beaches and bars. Hawaii remains in a good place because of your following preventive measures. We must continue, and even get better, in following the preventive measures to keep Hawaii safe.
Thank you for listening and thank you for doing your part to keep Hawaii safe.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.”
For more information, please go here: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts
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