Here’s the latest COVID-19 information for Hawaii County as of Saturday, 10 April 2021.
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Accessed on 10 April 2021, 2019 UTC, Post 22,684.
Source (email notice from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency).
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This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a COVID-19 informational update for Saturday, April 10th.
On testing for today, Saturday, 3 district tests are scheduled. One in Hilo at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium from 8 this morning ‘til 12 noon, one in North Kona at the West Hawaii Civic Center from 9 this morning ‘til 1 this afternoon, and one in Puna at Kea`au High School from 1 ‘til 5 this afternoon.
The Department of Health is monitoring 143 active cases in Hawaii County; there are 12 new cases reported today with 4 persons hospitalized. Coronavirus continues to be a threat in our community. It remains important that residents and visitors continue to follow the preventive policies of face coverings, distancing, and limiting gathering sizes to no more than 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors to stop the spread. Please accept this kuleana to help reduce the spread of the virus. Mahalo for your Kokua.
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 day.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.