Travelers exempt from quarantine after post-arrival negative test.
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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.
The 20th annual Akamai Living Health Fair thrived as a drive-through event for seniors in East Hawaii on Friday morning.
It was all hands on deck Friday at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport, the second day of rapid testing for trans-Pacific arrivals.
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.
The National Park Service said two experienced hikers, Volcano men ages 82 and 72, were rescued by county helicopter after becoming lost overnight and running out of water in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
The county said Friday there will be new days and hours at the Waiohinu and Ocean View transfer stations in Ka‘u.
The Department of Health said that, as of noon today, there are 89 new cases of COVID-19 reported statewide and one new coronavirus-related deaths was reported.
The Department of Health said that, as of noon Thursday, there are 91 new cases of COVID-19 reported statewide and one new coronavirus-related death.
A third wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in connection with a COVID-19 outbreak at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo that has killed 27 residents.
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