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HONOLULU – The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) Small Business Regulatory Review Board (SBRRB) has announced its officers for fiscal year 2020 to 2021. Robert Cundiff, chair (O‘ahu) – Mr. Cundiff has been a board member since 2016; he is a business consultant with Lokama Group. Mary Albitz, vice-chair (Maui) – Ms. ...
Read More DBEDT NEWS RELEASE: SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY REVIEW BOARD ELECTS 2020 – 2021 OFFICERS

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,512 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 35,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started on March 26th for all passengers arriving in Hawaii from out of state. This table shows the number of people who arrived by air ...
Read More HTA News Release: Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air, June 24, 2020

(Honolulu) – The State continues to warn of a multitude of scams associated with the COVID-19 virus; the latest involving scammers impersonating contact tracers in an attempt to acquire personal information. In its efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, legitimate contact tracers are calling Hawaii residents who may have come into contact with someone ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center News Release-Renewed Warning About Scammers Pretending to be Contact Tracers, June 23, 2020

Hawai‘i Department of Health and the University of Hawaii report temporary quarantine and isolation center offers long-term benefits that meet the physical and behavioral health needs of Honolulu’s homeless HONOLULU — In its first two months of operation, the state’s first temporary quarantine and isolation center at 524 Kaaahi Street in Iwilei has provided a ...
Read More DOH News Release: Hawai‘i Department of Health and the University of Hawaii report temporary quarantine and isolation center offers long-term benefits that meet the physical and behavioral health needs of Honolulu’s homeless

Department of Health Four Additional COVID-19 Cases on O‘ahu After reporting 14 new cases on Saturday and 11 additional cases on Sunday, DOH is reporting four (4) new positive cases of coronavirus today, all of which are adults on O‘ahu. There is one (1) new case at the Hale Nani Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, which ...
Read More Hawaii COVID-19 Joint Information Center Daily News Digest, June 22, 2020

On-Site Consultation Visit to Firearms Dealer and Shooting Range Identified Lead Hazard HONOLULU — The Hawai‘i State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health Division’s (HIOSH) Consultation & Training Branch (C&T) earned recognition by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The federal agency recognizes “Success ...
Read More DLIR News Release: State Recognized for Safety & Health Consultation Program

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,534 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 35,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started on March 26th for all passengers arriving in Hawaii from out of state. This table shows the number of people who arrived by air ...
Read More HTA News Release: Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air, June 20, 2020

HONOLULU – In honor of Pride Month, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) today launched the Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) online resource hub. This is the first DOH website dedicated to resources for SGM (also known as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and other, or LGBTQ+) people in Hawai‘i, as well as their loved ...
Read More News Release: Department of Health launches sexual and gender minority online resource hub in honor of Pride Month in June

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,612 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 35,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started on March 26th for all passengers arriving in Hawaii from out of state. This table shows the number of people who arrived by air ...
Read More HTA News Release: Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air, June 21, 2020

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today issued a supplementary emergency proclamation for Kaua‘i, after heavy rains caused flooding and extensive damage on Mar. 27 and 28, 2020. The declaration provides relief for disaster damage, losses and suffering, and serves to protect the health, safety and welfare of Kaua‘i residents.  It also implements emergency management functions as allowed by law ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release – Gov. Ige extends disaster period for Kaua‘i for March flooding MC