Friday’s county health fair offered seniors flu shots, health screenings, and medical information.
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Drive-through service for seniors: Flu shots, health screenings, medical info available at county health fair
The 20th annual Akamai Living Health Fair thrived as a drive-through event for seniors in East Hawaii on Friday morning.
Kim makes interisland pitch: Travelers exempt from quarantine after post-arrival negative test for virus
County civil attorneys were ironing out details of a plan to be submitted to Gov. David Ige to allow interisland travelers to come to the Big Island without a 14-day quarantine as of late Friday afternoon, Mayor Harry Kim said.
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s Board of Education has approved phasing out distance learning curriculum that parents and teachers complained contained racist and sexist content and will send parents a letter acknowledging the Acellus program was selected hastily during the pandemic without proper vetting.
HONOLULU — Angela Margos was among the first passengers in San Francisco to get on a plane headed for Hawaii, where tourists beginning Thursday are no longer be required to self-quarantine upon arrival.
HONOLULU — Prices have risen for most goods and services on Oahu since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, a new federal report said.
HONOLULU — Hundreds of Hawaii airport concession, bar and restaurant workers are expected to be permanently laid off this week, according to a local union.
Mayor Harry Kim prefers not to open up the island at all today to trans-Pacific travelers without quarantine, but since he has no choice, he implemented the two-test procedure to reduce the coronavirus infection risk to residents and visitors.
The Department of Health said Wednesday it has approved the COVID-19 Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) authorized by Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare. Proof of a negative test result from trusted testing partners in Japan will allow travelers from Japan to bypass the 14-day quarantine upon their arrival in Hawaii.
The Hawaii Restaurant Card (HRC) will begin arriving in mailboxes of qualified residents this week, beginning Friday.
A 36-year-old woman is in police custody Wednesday after a threat resulted in Keaau Elementary School being locked down for over an hour.