The new total pushes the statewide coronavirus total to 21,956.
Views expressed in this Hawaii State News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
Accessed on 03 January 2021, (15:17:40/03:17:40 UTC, 04 January 2021), Post 22,135.
Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.
Select your preferred viewing style.
Today’s new statewide infection cases include 88 on Oahu, 30 on Maui, two each on the Big Island and Kauai, and 27 state residents diagnosed outside of Hawaii. Read more
Tua Tagovailoa finished 35 of 58 for 361 yards and three interceptions, the first of which was returned for a touchdown Read more
The House and Senate will meet Wednesday in a joint session to accept the Electoral College vote, a typically routine process that’s now expected to be a prolonged fight. Read more
Pelosi secured 216 votes, narrowly topping the 209 of Rep. Kevin McCarthy of California, Republicans’ leader. Read more
Georgia certified election results showing that Biden won the state’s Nov. 3 election by 11,779 votes. Read more
The government’s top infectious-disease expert also says President-elect Joe Biden’s pledge to administer 100 million shots of the vaccine within his first 100 days in office is achievable. Read more
The children, who were between 6 and 15 years old, were members of two related families traveling in a Ford F-150 truck that was struck by an SUV. Read more
The House and Senate opened at noon, as required by law, with strict COVID protocols Read more
Oahu recorded its first traffic fatality of the new year when a 67-year-old pedestrian was hit by a vehicle while in a marked crosswalk on Punchbowl Street Friday. Read more
The shooting suspect will likely face a capital murder charge. Read more
The family was returning home to Michigan from Georgia. Read more
The 87-year-old King is undergoing treatment at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Read more
The Rainbow Wahine’s Big West season opener will be canceled for the second time. Read more
A five-time All-Star guard, Westphal played in the NBA from 1972-84. Read more
Little was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1983 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010. Read more
India authorized two COVID-19 vaccines today, paving the way for a huge inoculation program to stem the coronavirus pandemic in the world’s second most populous country. Read more
Judges across the country, and a Supreme Court with a conservative majority, have rejected nearly 60 attempts by Trump and his allies to challenge the results. Read more
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has urged Republicans not to try to overturn the election. Read more
Today’s new statewide infection cases include 92 on Oahu, 47 on Maui, 20 on the Big Island, two on Kauai, and 10 state residents diagnosed outside of Hawaii. Read more
No group has claimed responsibility for placing the mine. Read more
The move comes amid heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S. in the waning days of the administration of President Donald Trump. Read more
For the latest Hawaii State, Hawaii Island, West Hawaii, and Hawaii Sports News, please check the blog sidebar, links, and twitter posts. These news feeds are updated daily. Thanks for joining us today.
Until next time,