Daily Status Updates

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest April 7, 2020

Governor’s Office: Honolulu Repurposes ‘Ohana Zone Funds for Additional Help for People Experiencing Homelessness Utilizing State ‘Ohana Zone funds, ...

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest April 6, 2020

Governor’s Office: Governor Ige Extends Condolences to Family & Friends of Two More Who Died Gov. David Ige, today, extended his deepest ...

New Website for Mental Health and Homeless Service Providers

HONOLULU – Today, the Behavioral Health and Homelessness Statewide Unified Response Group (BHHSURG) launched a website to ensure the continuity of ...

Hawai‘i Department of Health reminds everyone that face masks are no substitute of physical distancing

HONOLULU – Across the state, customers and staff at pharmacies, supermarkets, and take-out food establishments are wearing cloth masks and using ...

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest April 5, 2020

Department of Health: Total Number of Hawai‘i COVID-19 Cases Rises to 371 Twenty (20) new cases of COVID-19 are all adults. Maui’s mayor announced a ...

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest April 4, 2020

Department of Health: Fourth Death is East O‘ahu Adult An East O‘ahu adult male, over 65-years-old, is the 4th person to die from COVID-19. The ...

Governor Ige and Hawai‘i Department of Health provide additional guidance on face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19

HONOLULU – Based on national guidance released today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and recommendations from county ...

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest April 3, 2020

Office of the Governor: Governor Ige’s Messages Today, our community received more tragic news of the passing of a third Hawai‘i resident from the ...

Hawai‘i Department of Health announces 3rd COVID-19 death

HONOLULU — The Hawai‘i Department of Health is reporting the death of a third individual with COVID-19. The elderly O‘ahu resident had been ...

THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2020 HAWAI‘I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER DAILY NEWS DIGEST

Office of the Governor: Governor Ige’s Message on Second COVID-19 Death Today, our community received the tragic news of the passing of a second ...

Five Tips for Conquering COVID-19 Stress

Advice from DOH Deputy Director of Behavioral Health Edward Mersereau  Feeling stressed and overwhelmed by the constant news about COVID-19 and its ...

Monday, April 1, 2020 HAWAI‘I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER DAILY NEWS DIGEST

Office of the Governor: Small Business Administration Details Paycheck Protection Program Jane Sawyer, the District Director of the U.S. Small ...

TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2020 HAWAI‘I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER DAILY NEWS DIGEST

Office of the Governor: Governor Ige Extends Condolences to Family of First COVID-19 Patient An older adult O‘ahu resident, who was hospitalized ...

CRAFT RUM DISTILLERY PRODUCING HAND SANITIZER DURING PANDEMIC

HONOLULU – On Saturday, March 29, a 55-gallon barrel of hand sanitizer rolled from the vat room of a distillery in Kunia, to staff and volunteers ...

Hawai‘i Department of Health launches COVID-19 public awareness campaign featuring Frank De Lima

HONOLULU – Beginning March 30 through July 31, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is launching the “Stay Healthy, Stay at Home” campaign on, ...

Hawai’i COVID-19 Daily News Digest March 30, 2020

Office of the Governor: Inter-island Travel Now Requires 14-Day Self-Quarantine During today’s news briefing, Governor Ige announced that anyone ...

Sunday March 29, 2020: From the Office of Governor Ige

Dept. of Health: Positive Test Results for COVID-19 Now at 175 DOH reports 24 positive test results today and all of the new cases are adults, none ...

3/28 FROM THE OFFICE OF GOVERNOR IGE

Dept. of Health: Today’s Report of Positive Test Results for COVID-19 DOH reports 29 positive test results today: One (1) of the cases is a minor ...

HAWAI’I DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WARNS OF POTENTIAL ADVERSE EFFECTS OF USING ANTIMALARIA DRUGS AGAINST COVID-19

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is warning everyone about the hazards and dangers of using non-approved drugs for COVID-19. ...

FRIDAY, MARCH 27: FROM THE OFFICE OF GOVERNOR IGE

Dept. of Health: DOH reports 14 positive test results today: All of the cases are adults, 12 are residents of the state, one (1) is a non-resident, ...

MAUI COUNTY- DRIVE-THROUGH TESTING FOR COVID-19 ON MONDAY, MARCH 30TH

Drive-through testing for COVID-19 will take place again on Monday, March 30, at War Memorial Gym parking lot (700 Halia Nakoa Street in Wailuku). ...

DAILY BRIEFING FROM THE OFFICE OF GOVERNOR IGE

Office of the Governor: Today is the first day of the governor’s order that all arrivals to Hawai‘i undergo, mandatory, 14-day-long self-quarantine. ...

THE DEVIL IS IN THE DETAILS

Inside the COVID-19 case investigation process with State Epidemiological Specialist Myra Ching-Lee. “Tracing the origins of a positive COVID-19 ...

March 25 COVID-19 Daily Updates: Stay at home and work from home through April 30

Office of the Governor: Gov. David Ige’s third supplementary proclamation Monday, ordering the entire state to stay at home and work from home ...

For Selected Groups, Routine Tuberculosis (TB) Clearance Requirements Waived

The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is waiving routine TB clearance requirements for selected groups to support COVID-19 mitigation efforts. The ...

Statewide Stay-at-Home Order: effective March 25, 2020 through April 30, 2020 

Effective March 25, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. through April 30, 2020, everyone in the State of Hawai‘i is required to stay at home or in their place of ...

March 23 COVID-19 Daily Update: Honolulu and Maui Stay-at-Home Orders

Honolulu and Maui Stay-at-Home Orders Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell and Maui Mayor Michael Victorino have issued stay-at-home, work-at-home orders ...

Shelter-In-Place ordered for Honolulu and Maui through April 30; Curfew for Kaua‘i through May 3

Honolulu County: Effective March 23, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. anyone in the City and County of Honolulu is required to shelter-in-place, meaning stay at ...

March 22 COVID-19 Daily Update: Governor’s Order for Self-Quarantine of All Travelers to Hawai‘i

Governor’s Order for Self-Quarantine of All Travelers to Hawai‘i Effective, Thursday, March 26, 2020, Governor David Ige has ordered that all ...

Mandatory 14-Day Quarantine for all Individuals Arriving or Returning to the State of Hawaiʻi

Governor Ige orders mandatory 14-day quarantine for all individuals arriving or returning to the State of Hawaiʻi March 21, 2019 Gov. David Y. Ige ...

March 21 COVID-19 Daily Update: Be Considerate When Purchasing Food and Supplies

March 21 Update  Be Considerate When Purchasing Food and Supplies The DOH reminds the public to be judicious when shopping for food and essential ...

March 20 COVID-19 Daily Update: The Importance of Mental Health

COVID-19 Daily Update The Importance of Mental Health As we head into the weekend, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) encourages everyone to ...

March 19: Counties Roll Out Plans to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19

March 19 Status Updates Counties Roll Out Plans to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 Following the State of Hawai‘i’s plan for “15-Days to Slow the ...

March 18: DOH Launches New, Dedicated COVID-19 Website Today

March 18 Update DOH Launches New, Dedicated COVID-19 Website Today  Today, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) unveiled a new website for the ...

MARCH 17: Proper Use of COVID-19 Tests Imperative

Proper Use of COVID-19 Tests Imperative There is a current shortage of hand sanitizers and toilet paper in Hawai‘i in part because of the public’s ...

MARCH 16: Three new confirmed cases of COVID-19 identified on O‘ahu and Maui

March 16 Hawai‘i Department of Health Status Update Three new confirmed cases of COVID-19 identified on O‘ahu and Maui As of March 16, 2020, as of 3 ...

Mar. 15: Hawaii State Department of Health – Status Update 

Additional test results received from private laboratories – individuals exposed during out-of-state travel  As of March 15, 2020, there are a total ...

March 14: Hawai‘i State Department of Health – Status Update

As of March 14, 2020, there are a total of 4 confirmed positive test results for COVID-19 in Hawai‘i. Two positive results were announced today for ...

March 13: DOH ISSUES SPRING BREAK GUIDELINES FOR FAMILIES TO TAKE ACTION AGAINST COVID-19

HONOLULU — With thousands of students off from school for spring break beginning next week, the Hawai‘i Department of Health is issuing guidelines ...

March 13: Hawai‘i State Department of Health – Status Updates

DOH Guidance on Public Events and Group Gatherings To protect the public’s health and wellbeing, the Hawa‘i Department of Health is recommending ...

March 12: Hawai‘i State Department of Health – Status Update

No Direct Incoming Flights to Hawaii from Europe  The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation confirmed there are no direct, incoming flights from ...
Scroll to top