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55 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/24

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 55 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,484 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,717,302 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,561 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.5%. Currently, the average daily cases is 43.1. There were a total of 628 cases reported in the past... Read More
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42 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/23

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 42 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,429 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,713,874 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,504 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.3%. Currently, the average daily cases is 39.3. There were a total of 620 cases reported in the past... Read More
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20 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/22

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 20 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,367 (up 0% from the previous day). To date, 1,708,962 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,419 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 39.1. There were a total of 632 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawai‘i lab detects spread of Delta variant

The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s State Laboratories Division (SLD) confirms the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.617.2, also known as the Delta variant of concern, is spreading in the state. To date there have been three cases of the Delta variant associated with travel from the continental United States. Two of those cases are on O‘ahu and one is on Hawai‘i Island. In addition, the State Laboratories Division has identified the Delta variant in... Read More
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14 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/21

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 14 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,367 (up 0% from the previous day). To date, 1,708,962 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,419 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1.1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 39.1. There were a total of 632 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawaii hotel revenue on the upswing

In May 2021, Hawaii hotels statewide reported substantially higher revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR), and occupancy compared to May 2020. When compared to May 2019, statewide daily room rates in May 2021 were higher but occupancy and RevPAR were lower. Hawaii’s quarantine order for travelers due to the COVID-19 pandemic began on March 26, 2020, which immediately resulted in dramatic declines for the hotel industry. Year-to-date, the... Read More
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1 Death and 30 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/16

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 30 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,134 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,690,786 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,202 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 49.6. There were a total of 699 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Positive changes moving travel forward in Hawai’i starting now!

The State of Hawai’i is excited to ease travel restrictions as a direct result of Hawaii’s robust vaccination rate. Beginning June 15, 2021, travelers entering the state who have been fully vaccinated in Hawai‘i may bypass quarantine without a pre-travel test with all restrictions on inter-county travel lifted. The vaccination record document must be uploaded to Safe Travels or printed out prior to departure and hard copy in hand when arriving... Read More

37 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/15

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 37 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,104 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,686,287 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,175 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 50.9. There were a total of 689 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Delta COVID-variant reported in Hawai’i

The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s State Laboratories Division (SLD) confirmed the SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.617.2, also known as the Delta variant, has been detected in the islands. This strain of COVID-19 was first detected in India, where the virus sparked a public health crisis in April and May. The Delta variant now makes up approximately 6% of all cases in the United States. The State Laboratories Division routinely monitors for variants through... Read More
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56 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/14

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 56 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 37,067 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,682,313 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 35,141 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 1%. Currently, the average daily cases is 50.9. There were a total of 711 cases reported in the past... Read More
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78 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/11

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 78 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 36,871 (up 0.2% from the previous day). To date, 1,665,086 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,959 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 0.9%. Currently, the average daily cases is 51.4. There were a total of 736 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawaii Tourism Authority launches interactive website tool

The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) Tourism Research Division has launched a new and comprehensive interactive tool on its website that combines various data sources into one report to provide a quick look at data and insights, including visitor statistics and top points of interest for both visitors and residents. It includes HTA’s visitor statistics, Hawaii Hotel Report, Hawaii Vacation Rental Performance Report, Hawaii Quarterly Timeshare Survey, and geolocation data. The Symphony... Read More
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62 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases: 6/10

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 62 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 36,793 (up 0.1% from the previous day). To date, 1,659,337 COVID-19 tests have been conducted with 34,881 resulting in a positive reading and marking today’s positivity rate at 0.9%. Currently, the average daily cases is 51.6. There were a total of 698 cases reported in the past... Read More
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Hawaii travel without restrictions for visitors and residents

Hawaii Governor David Ige today announced the "Safe Travel" initiative restricting travel to the Aloha State will be eliminated, once 70 percent of every resident in Hawaii is fully vaccinated. At this time, more than 50 percent are vaccinated in Hawaii. Once 70 percent of all residents are vaccinated, all mask-wearing requirements including the indoors will be lifted. Starting June 15, inter-island travel will be made available without restrictions. Once 55... Read More