COVID-19 infections plummet: Four Big Island cases reported Wednesday, down from a high of 834 a month ago

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald From left, Ruth Tosie, Taquila Sambrana and Chaz Siu with TrueCare24 talk while waiting for people to test at Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium in Hilo on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022.

New COVID-19 cases on the Big Island dropped to the single digits Wednesday for the first time since December as the omicron surge continues to weaken.