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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today signed a fourth supplementary proclamation that requires all residents and visitors traveling between any of the islands in the State of Hawai‘i to self-quarantine for 14 days.   The quarantine mandate takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on Wed., Apr. 1.   All who travel inter-island will be required to ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – News Release – Governor Ige issues emergency order requiring self-quarantine for inter-island travelers

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that the scheduled night work for the Kapolei Interchange project will remain the same for the week starting on Sunday April 5, 2020. Motorists should be aware that working hours have been extended to start at 8 p.m. to maximize construction during this time ...
Read More DOT NEWS RELEASE: Nightly closures scheduled for the Kapolei Interchange project for the week starting on April 5

First Bottles Delivered to Homeless Shelter 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 waiting next door in the tasting room. This is the result of Gov. David Ige and the co-founders of KoHana Hawaiian Agricole Rum ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE HAWAI‘I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER: CRAFT RUM DISTILLERY PRODUCING HAND SANITIZER DURING PANDEMIC

HONOLULU – Hawaii Attorney General Clare E. Connors and Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) Executive Director Stephen Levins are alerting Hawaii residents to a wave of COVID-19 scams occurring as a result of the global Coronavirus pandemic.  These scams focus on all areas of consumer vulnerability in an attempt to capitalize on fear and ...
Read More Hawaii Attorney General News Release: Consumer Alert: Avoid COVID-19 Scams

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is warning everyone about the hazards and dangers of using non-approved drugs for COVID-19. Antimalarial drugs have been recently reported as possible treatments against COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. While hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine prescription medications have been used for treatment of malaria and certain ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: DOH warns of potential adverse effects of using antimalaria drugs for COVID-19

“The next few weeks are critical in this fight against COVID-19. The stay-at-home, work-from-home order is so important. It’s about all of us being respectful of each other. Working together, we will beat COVID-19.”                                                                                                                                   – Governor David Y. Ige A few months ago, who would have thought a strange, new virus would spread across ...
Read More Governor orders quarantine for arrivals, state shutdown

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