Safe Access Oahu to require proof of vaccination or negative COVID test to enter many establishments.
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The Taliban were in full control of Kabul’s international airport after the last U.S. plane left its runway, marking the end of America’s longest war. Read more
Safe Access Oahu program to require proof of vaccination or recent negative COVID test to enter many establishments
Blangiardi also said the city is implementing a 10 p.m. cut-off for the sale of liquor at establishments that sell alcohol for “on-premises consumption.” Read more
HAH says that the current daily consumption statewide for medical grade oxygen has increased approximately 250% since the beginning of August. Read more
The state’s AlohaSafe Alert app now has 1.12 million activations. Read more
Today’s new confirmed and probable infection count by island includes 468 new cases on Oahu, 73 on Maui, 139 on Hawaii island, 34 on Kauai and six Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state. Read more
The older brother of a teen who was shot and killed by Honolulu police has been arrested again. Read more
Davin Daniel appeared via video conference this morning on multiple charges of attempted murder, robbery, terroristic threatening and firearms. Read more
Nearly half of Americans 65 and over didn’t visit a dentist in the last year, and nearly 1 in 5 have lost all their natural teeth. Read more
As the final five U.S. military transport aircraft lifted off out of Afghanistan, they left behind up to 200 Americans and thousands of desperate Afghans who couldn’t get out and now must rely on the Taliban to allow their departure. Read more
A popular vacation haven normally filled with tens of thousands of summer tourists was clogged with fleeing vehicles after the entire resort city of South Lake Tahoe was ordered to leave. Read more
Hawaii had its highest COVID- 19 count ever reported in one day on Sunday, and if the trajectory continues, officials warn that it could lead to a 72-hour stay-at-home order over the Labor Day holiday. Read more
A young lifeguard was killed and seven other people, including three other lifeguards, were injured when lightning struck a Jersey Shore beach this afternoon, authorities said. Read more
Lt. Gov. Josh Green joined Spotlight Hawaii today for a livestream video and took viewer questions. Read more
The 27-year-old former farmhand, who testified that he came to the U.S. illegally from Mexico as a teenager, has been jailed since his arrest in August 2018. Read more
The S&P 500 also set a record high last Friday after investors welcomed an update from the Federal Reserve. Read more
VIDEO: Former UH Warrior and CFL great Chad Owens hosts Star-Advertiser sports show ‘The CO2 RUN DWN’
“The CO2 RUN DWN” runs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 1 p.m. and feature insights, interviews and commentary from the former CFL most valuable player and UH all-time career yardage leader. Read more
The Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights sent letters to education chiefs in Iowa, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Utah. Read more
Some 879,551 visitors arrived by air service to the Hawaiian Islands in July 2021, primarily from the U.S. West and U.S. East, according to preliminary visitor statistics released today. Read more
Police arrested a 37-year-old man this morning who allegedly sexually assaulted a 40-year-old woman in Kalihi. Read more
The decision reverses advice that it gave in June, when the bloc recommended lifting restrictions on U.S. travelers before the summer tourism season. Read more