Residents, visitors alike concerned over proposal to close outdoor spaces.
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As Hawaii County waits for Gov. David Ige to approve Mayor Mitch Roth’s proposed new restrictions aimed at slowing the current surge of COVID, residents and tourists alike have expressed concern with some of the suggestions.
Mayor Mitch Roth last week proposed more stringent restrictions aimed at curbing the surge of COVID-19 cases in Hawaii County.
A flash flood watch will go into effect Sunday morning for the Hawaiian Islands due to the threat of heavy rainfall as the remnants of former-Hurricane Linda pass north of the state.
With only one ICU bed open and a staffing shortage, Kona Community Hospital is preparing for the worst with a proactive approach.
“These are the darkest days of the pandemic for us,” Lt. Gov. Josh Green said Friday.
HONOLULU — A hospital serving a Honolulu suburb on Friday has filled up as the community faces a surge of COVID-19 cases.
Kealakehe High School held a vaccine clinic Friday, the deadline for student-athletes to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine if they want to play this season.
HONOLULU — State officials say a surge in tourists is leading to increased harassment of sea turtles on a popular North Shore Oahu beach.
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s surging COVID-19 cases have overwhelmed the state’s contact tracing efforts.
The Big Island Friday reported 162 new cases of COVID-19, accounting for just under a fifth of the 845 cases reported statewide.
Three state lawmakers sent a letter Thursday to the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation requesting information about its decision to delay implementation of mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations until the vaccines have been fully approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Tropical Storm Linda crossed over into the Central Pacific on Thursday.
Two families visiting from the mainland were recently charged for allegedly using falsified COVID-19 vaccination cards to travel to Hawaii.
The Hawaii State Public Library System has temporarily closed its Hilo Public Library after an employee has tested positive for COVID-19 Wednesday.