A COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson will be available to Big Island kapuna on 16 March 2021.
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A concurrent resolution has been introduced by the state Senate and House to convene a working group to develop a comprehensive plan for the 179-acre Keahole Agricultural Park located at the bottom of Kaiminani Drive in Kailua-Kona.
LIHUE — Kauai’s police chief mocked people of Asian descent and in one case “squinted his eyes” and bowed his head while mimicking someone with a Japanese accent, a discrimination investigation found.
Independent pharmacies on Oahu and Hawaii Island have administered first doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to about 10,000 residents and caregivers in approximately 1,700 small care homes and have now begun returning to administer second doses.
A COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson will soon be available across the state.
Hawaii to date has been awarded 584,010 COVID-19 vaccine doses of which 550,250 had been received as of Wednesday, according to the state.
No tsunami was triggered by a magnitude-4.0 earthquake Wednesday afternoon north-northeast of Pahala.
The Big Island reported five new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 2,294.
Big Island police arrested 27 motorists for suspected drunken driving March 1 and Sunday. Eight of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and two were younger than age 21.
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Big Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 84-year-old Hideyori Toyotomi, who was reported as missing.
WAILUKU — Federal officials have approved Hawaii Gov. David Ige’s request to declare a disaster for Maui County amid drought conditions that have persisted for two years.