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Coronavirus Update for Hawaii County

Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii County on Thursday, 24 December 2020.

Views expressed in this Hawaii Island News update are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.

Accessed on 25 December 2020, 0217 UTC, Post 22,078.

Source (email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency):


This is a Civil Defense message.

This is a COVID-19 informational update for Thursday, December 24rd.

The Hawaii Department of Health reports thirteen (13) new cases of Coronavirus on Hawaii Island with three (3) persons hospitalized.  A total of fifty (50) deaths have been reported for Hawaii Island.

The Island and State of Hawaii remain as one of the safest places to be in the United States.  We need to continue to stay healthy with exercise, fresh air, sunlight, cleanliness and social connectedness within the preventive policies of face coverings, distancing, and gatherings.  Please accept this kuleana to keep Hawaii safe especially when we gather and celebrate during the Holiday Season.

Thank you for listening and have a safe day.

This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

For more information, please go here:  http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts