133 cases statewide today

Only 133 COVID-19 cases were reported throughout the state today, one hundred fewer than were reported on Friday.

26 new cases on Big Island today

Twenty-six new COVID-19 cases have been reported on Hawaii Island today, while the total number of cases statewide dropped from yesterday.

DOE extends distance learning through 1st quarter

The state Department of Education said Thursday that public schools will be limited to distance learning through the first quarter of the school year, but the union representing the state’s teachers claims that is still not enough to keep educators and students safe.

Further COVID-19 restrictions imminent

State officials agree further restrictions on Oahu are necessary to control the ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases, but have not yet announced what those restrictions will be.

Volcano businesses, HVNP persevere through pandemic

With the COVID-19 pandemic once again severely limiting travel to the Big Island, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has taken advantage of fewer visitors to quietly repair and reopen parts of the park closed since the 2018 Kilauea eruption.