Ige urges parents to vaccinate keiki

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kaylee Samura, 7, holds onto KTA Director of Pharmacies Kerri Okamura while being vaccinated for COVID-19 in the gym at St. Joseph High School on Nov. 10 in Hilo.


Gov. David Ige said Monday about 14% of children ages 5 to 11 statewide have received at least one shot of vaccine to inoculate them against the novel coronavirus.