Maui Coronavirus Updates

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Feb. 28, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 60 New Cases (39 O‘ahu, 15 Maui, 4 Hawai‘i, 2 Out-of-State)

There were 60 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Sunday, including 39 on O‘ahu, 15 on Maui, four on Hawai‘i Island, and two in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state.
Saturday, February 27, 2021

Hawai‘i Awaits National Guidelines on use of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

The US Food and Drug Administration today granted Emergency Use Authorization for Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccination.
Saturday, February 27, 2021

106 Additional COVID-19 Cases in Hawai‘i: Higher Case Count Partially Due to Lab Reporting Issue on Maui

There were 106 COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Saturday, including 23 on O‘ahu, three on Hawai‘i Island, and five in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state. There were also 75 cases attributed to Maui, including 31 which are from the past and predate Feb. 18.
Saturday, February 27, 2021

FEMA Grants Hawai‘i $87M for COVID-19 Vaccines

The Federal Emergency Management Agency granted the state of Hawaiʻi $87.4 million to open multiple, state-led community vaccination sites.
Saturday, February 27, 2021

Nurses and Health Care Workers at Maui Health System Reach Tentative Agreement for New Contract

The registered nurses and other health care workers of Maui Health System have reached a tentative contract agreement with MHS management early Friday morning after a marathon meeting.
Friday, February 26, 2021

Gov. Ige Attends Virtual NGA Meeting; President Biden and Transportation Secretary Discuss Economic Recovery

Gov. David Ige participated in the National Governors’ Association’s virtual Winter Meeting this week, to discuss efforts to end the COVID-19 public health crisis and debate ways to ensure a strong and equitable economic recovery.
Friday, February 26, 2021

Feb. 26, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 44 New Cases (25 O‘ahu, 15 Maui, 1 Hawai‘i, 1 Kaua‘i, 2 Out-of-State); 2 Deaths

There were 44 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Friday, including 25 on O‘ahu, 15 on Maui, one on Hawai‘i Island, one on Kaua‘i, and two in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state.
Friday, February 26, 2021

New P.2 Variant Found on O‘ahu; B.1.429 Variant Associated with Increased COVID-19 Cases on Maui

The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s State Laboratories Division has confirmed a variant of concern, associated with an increase of COVID-19 cases on Maui.
Thursday, February 25, 2021

Feb. 25, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 45 New Cases (24 O‘ahu, 18 Maui, 1 Hawai‘i, 2 Out-of-State)

There were 45 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Thursday, including 24 on O‘ahu, 18 on Maui, one on Hawai‘i Island, and two in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state.
Thursday, February 25, 2021

Lt. Gov.: 10,000-12,000 Administered Doses Unaccounted for in Maui’s Vaccine Rates

There are 10,000 to 12,000 vaccine doses that were administered and are unaccounted for in Maui’s vaccine rates being reported by the Department of Health, according to Lieutenant Governor Josh Green who was a guest during a talk story webinar hosted by Councilmember Kelly King on Tuesday evening.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Maui Health Aims to Administer 3,000 First Dose Vaccinations Next Week

According to Maui Health, the goal is to increase vaccine administration to 3,000 first doses (600 appointments per day) next week and 4,000 (800 appointments per day) the following week.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Feb. 24, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 50 New Cases (16 O‘ahu, 24 Maui, 2 Hawai‘i, 1 Kaua‘i, 7 Out-of-State); 4 Deaths

There were 50 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Wednesday, including 16 on O‘ahu, 24 on Maui, two on Hawai‘i Island, one on Kaua‘i, and seven in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Lessons Learned from Hawai‘i Fitness Cluster Highlighted in Scientific Paper

Lessons learned from last year’s cluster traced to three fitness centers in Hawai‘i, are highlighted in a scientific paper published today in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Maui Health Expected to Re-Open Registry for First Dose Priority Group Appointments Soon

Maui Health reports it is nearing completion of rescheduled first-dose vaccinations for nearly 5,000 individuals whose appointments were canceled in January due to a vaccine shortage.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Feb. 23, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 47 New Cases (27 O‘ahu, 17 Maui, 3 Out-of-State)

There were 47 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Tuesday, including 27 on O‘ahu, 17 on Maui, and three in Hawai‘i residents diagnosed out-of-state.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Governor, First Lady, Cabinet and Staff Receive COVID-19 Vaccinations

The governor, first lady, cabinet and staff received the Moderna vaccine and are scheduled for their second dose in late March.
Monday, February 22, 2021

South Dakota Visitor Arrested on Maui for Alleged Violation of Rules Relating to Quarantine

A visitor from South Dakota was arrested on Maui over the weekend for alleged violation of rules and orders relating to travel quarantine.
Monday, February 22, 2021

Gov. Ige Orders Flags Lowered in Memory of More Than 500,000 Americans Lost to COVID-19

The US marks a half-million COVID-19 deaths since the pandemic began–including 431 in Hawai‘i.
Monday, February 22, 2021

Feb. 22, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 52 New Cases (21 O‘ahu, 28 Maui, 2 Hawai‘i Island, 1 Kaua‘i)

There were 52 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hawai‘i on Monday, including 21 on O‘ahu, 28 on Maui, two on Hawaiʻi Island, and one on Kauaʻi.
Monday, February 22, 2021

Hālawa Correctional Facility Inmate Death Classified as COVID-19 Related

The death of a male Hālawa Correctional Facility inmate, between 60 to 70 years old, is being classified by the Hawaiʻi Department of Health as a COVID-19 related death.
Load More Articles