Category: Hawaii Tourism News

News from Hawaii, news about Hawaii. News for locals or kamaainas, and news for visitors, travel professionals and anyone who loves the Aloha Spirit

US Travel Association: Talks on COVID-19 relief must continue

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 9, 2020

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on reports that congressional and administration leaders ... Read More

Is the COVID-19 spike in Hawaii a Military Secret?

HawaiiNewsOnline- August 8, 2020

Why is the US Department of Defense speechless about the catastrophic COVID-19 outbreak in Hawaii? Did the Aloha State never had a chance not factoring ... Read More

Hawaii Parks Closed After Midnight Tonight

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 8, 2020

Following a continued surge of COVID-19 cases and deaths, Honolulu Mayor Caldwell’s Emergency Order 2020-23 includes Hawaii parks closed after midnight tonight, including most park ... Read More

Hawaii Governor Acknowledges “Disturbing Trend” of COVID-19

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 8, 2020

The Hawaii Daily COVID-19 update of coronavirus reports and statistics from government departments as of Friday, August 7, 2020 in the Aloha State reports Hawaii ... Read More

Hawaii Air Arrivals Nearing 1,000 Residents and 900 Tourists

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 7, 2020

Yesterday, 3,064 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 38,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. Yesterday marked ... Read More

2 More Hawaii COVID-19 Deaths

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 7, 2020

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 2 more deaths have occurred due to COVID-19. Both were men from ... Read More

Corrected Hawaii COVID-19 Counts for August 6

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 7, 2020

Due to technical difficulties, the State Government has issued the updated corrected Hawaii COVID-19 counts for Thursday, August 6, 2020. Initially reported as 53 new ... Read More

53 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

The Government of the Aloha State reported 53 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases bringing the total to 2815. The newly-reported cases break down by island as: ... Read More

Hawaii Air Arrivals: Week 19

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

Today marks 19 weeks since the state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started for all passengers arriving in Hawaii from out of state. Yesterday, Wednesday, August 5, ... Read More

2 More Dead on Oahu from COVID-19

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 2 more people have died from the COVID-19 coronavirus. CURRENT TRAVEL ADVISORY ... Read More

Thermal Temperature Screening in Use at Hawaii Airports

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division is pleased to announce the thermal temperature screening equipment is now in use to help detect passengers ... Read More

Hawaii Daily COVID-19 Update: August 5

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

Hawaii Daily COVID-19 update of coronavirus reports and statistics from government departments as of Wednesday, August 5, 2020 in the Aloha State. Department of Health: ... Read More

New Hawaii Metrics to Track COVID-19

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 6, 2020

With the high number of positive COVID-19 cases in the state, the Department of Health will be introducing new Hawaii metrics to assist in decision-making ... Read More

173 New Hawaii COVID-19 Cases

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 5, 2020

In the latest COVID-19 cases report from the Government of the Aloha State, 173 new Hawaii COVID-19 cases were reported bringing the total to 2763. ... Read More

Hawaii Air Arrivals: Residents and Tourists Neck and Neck

Linda Hohnholz - editor- August 5, 2020

Yesterday, Tuesday, August 4, 2020, Hawaii air arrivals totaled 3,029 people. During this same time last year approximately 38,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including ... Read More