COVID-19 News Releases

Governor’s Office: Governor Ige Gives Verbal Approval to City & County of Honolulu Recovery Framework Governor Ige is expected to sign off on the latest COVID-19 emergency order from the ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 22, 2020

Hawai‘i COVID-19 Joint Information Center: Two of Three Reports Released On COVID-19 Cluster & Deaths at State Veterans Home Two reports detailing in-depth assessments of conditions and protocols at the ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 21, 2020

(Honolulu) – Two reports detailing in-depth assessments of conditions and protocols at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home (YOSVH) in Hilo, have been developed. The assessments were conducted separately by ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center News Release-Two of Three Reports Released on Cluster & Deaths at State Veterans Home, Sept. 21, 2020

Joint Information Center: COVID-19 Quarantine Exemption Requests Go Digital Beginning Saturday In an effort to make the quarantine exemption process easier and more efficient, the State Office of Enterprise Technology ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 18, 2020

COVID-19 QUARANTINE EXEMPTION REQUESTS GO DIGITAL Online Submissions Available Starting Tomorrow  (Honolulu) – In an effort to make the quarantine exemption process easier and more efficient,  the State Office of ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center News Release – COVID-19 Quarantine Exemption Requests Go Digital, Sept. 18, 2020

(Honolulu) –Twelve deaths among residents of the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo have been confirmed and added to the state’s reported COVID-19 related deaths today. These deaths include ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center News Release-12 Additional Deaths at Hawaii VA Facility, Assessment Reports Nearing Completion, Sept. 18, 2020

Governor’s Office: Pre-Travel Testing Option to Begin on Oct. 15, 2020 At an afternoon news briefing, Gov. David Ige announced plans for a Hawai‘i pre-travel testing program that gives travelers ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 16, 2020

Lieutenant Governor’s Office: COVID-19 Update As of today, Lt. Gov. Josh Green and two deputy sheriffs remain the only three (3) positive COVID-19 cases in the Lieutenant Governor’s Office. All ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 15, 2020

Lieutenant Governor’s Office: Statement on Behalf of the Lieutenant Governor’s Office A member of the Lieutenant Governor’s team has tested positive for Covid-19, and the office was notified at 9 ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 12, 2020

Department of Health: Decline in COVID-19 Cases Seen as a Positive Indication Measures are Working After nearly six weeks of elevated numbers of positive COVID-19 cases, Hawai‘i is beginning to ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, Sept. 10, 2020