COVID-19 News Releases

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today signed the 8th supplemental emergency proclamation, extending the 14-day quarantine for travelers arriving in the State of Hawai‘i, as well as for inter-island travelers ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — NEWS RELEASE — Governor Ige outlines re-opening, recovery plan – extends 14-day quarantine for travelers to Hawaii, inter-island travelers

HONOLULU —  The Hawai‘i Air National Guard and 15th Wing Active Duty Airmen from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam will perform a flyover throughout the Hawaiian Islands on Thursday, May 14, ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release – Team Hickam salutes Hawaii’s first responders, health care facilities with statewide flyover

HONOLULU – Gov. Ige today signed a 7th Supplementary Emergency Proclamation that authorizes the first group of businesses to re-open since the COVID-19 pandemic forced the temporary closure of non-essential businesses across the ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release – Gov. Ige gives first round of businesses greenlight to re-open

April 29, 2020 “I’m pleased the Navy has agreed to postpone the RIMPAC 2020 exercise and will conduct the at-sea-portion this year to help keep Hawaiʻi safe as we continue ...
Read More Governor’s Office – Statement by Gov. Ige re: Rim of the Pacific 2020

Governor Ige extends stay-at-home order across the state through May 31 Mandatory 14-day quarantine for travelers, eviction moratorium also continue HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed a 6th supplementary emergency ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release: Gov. Ige extends stay-at-home order across the state through May 31

Governor Ige orders eviction moratorium Enhanced social distancing also required HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed a fifth emergency supplementary proclamation that includes an eviction moratorium — which prevents any ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release – Governor Ige orders eviction moratorium

HONOLULU — Gov. David Y. Ige, joined by Senate President Ron Kouchi and House Speaker Scott Saiki, issued a proclamation today announcing the appointment of veteran business executive and community ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Governor Ige appoints Alan M. Oshima to lead Hawaii’s economic and community recovery, resiliency efforts

Today, our community received the tragic news of the passing of a second Hawai‘i resident from the COVID-19 virus. Dawn and I express our deepest condolences to the victim’s family ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – Statement on Hawaii’s second COVID-19 death

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 ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – News Release – Governor Ige issues emergency order requiring self-quarantine for inter-island travelers

Governor Ige issues statewide order to stay at home, work from home to fight COVID-19 State tax deadlines also extended – For video click here For photos click here   ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – News Release – Governor Ige issues statewide order to stay at home, work from home to fight COVID-19