Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii County as of Friday, 26 March 2021.
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Content supplied by the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the State of Hawaii Department of Health.
Accessed on 27 March 2021, 0355 UTC, Post 22,600.
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Friday, March 26th.
There are no community tests scheduled today.
The next community testing will be on Saturday when three district tests are scheduled. One in Hilo at the Afook-Chinen Auditorium. One in North Kona at the West Hawaii Civic Center. One in Puna at Keaau High School.
Department of Health is monitoring 102 active covid-19 cases in Hawaii County. The virus is being spread within our community and it is important that we continue following the preventive policies of face coverings, distancing, and limiting gathering sizes to no more than 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors to help reduce the spread of the virus. Mahalo for your Kokua
The Department of Health has opened vaccine registration to those 65 and older. If you have questions regarding vaccine availability for your age group, please contact the Department of Health at 300-1120. You can also visit the Civil Defense website for a list of all clinics and pharmacies providing vaccinations.
Civil Defense: www.hawaiicounty.gov
Thank you for listening and have a safe Kuhio 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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