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Saturday, September 25, 2021

Sept. 25, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 408 New Cases in Hawai‘i

There were 408 additional COVID-19 cases in Hawai‘i today, including 32 on Maui and two on Moloka‘i.
Saturday, September 25, 2021

Maui Students Receive Commendation from 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program

Sean Sakamoto and Jayden Pahukula from KSM’s class of 2022 are among 34,000 scholars nationwide to be recognized by the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Corp. with a “Letter of Commendation” for their academic success.
Saturday, September 25, 2021

Nominations Now Accepted to Honor Invasive Species Prevention in Maui County

Nominations are now being accepted to honor invasive species prevention efforts within Maui County. The Mālama i ka ʻĀina has been presented annually since 2003 to a landscaper, plant provider (retail and/or wholesale nurseries and garden shops), or commercial/agricultural property in recognition of their efforts to keep invasive species out of Maui County.
Saturday, September 25, 2021

Maui Health to Begin Pfizer Booster Shots for Eligible Seniors Starting Monday, Sept. 27

Maui Health will begin providing booster shots of the Pfizer vaccine to eligible individuals beginning Monday, Sept. 27.  This is in addition to current vaccine administration of providing first, second and third doses to eligible residents.
Friday, September 24, 2021

Sept. 24, 2021 COVID-19 Update: 403 New Cases in Hawai‘i, 9 Deaths

There were nine new deaths reported today–including three on Hawai‘i Island, and six on O‘ahu. Among the deaths are two people in the 20-29 year old age range.
Friday, September 24, 2021

Nearly 90% of State Employees are Vaccinated

As of Sept. 13, 2021: 88.8% of the state’s executive branch employees are vaccinated for COVID-19; 2.6% are partially vaccinated; and 8.6% are NOT vaccinated.
Friday, September 24, 2021

DOH Authorizes Pfizer Booster Doses, Prioritizes First Shots & Kupuna

The Hawai‘i Department of Health has authorized Pfizer booster doses, with prioritization to those who have not yet received a first and second dose over any booster. The department is also recommending priority to kupuna ages 65 years and older, and those between 50 and 64 who have underlying medical conditions.
Friday, September 24, 2021

State Funding Kick Starts Improvements at Kanahā Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

The bird sanctuary is surrounded by urban and industrial development, but has also been a focus of this week’s mass clean-up of solid waste, derelict vehicles, and camps along Amala Place. 
Friday, September 24, 2021

Tobacco-Free Hawaiʻi Youth Council Honored with National Award

Members of the Coalition for a Tobacco-Free Hawaiʻi Youth Council were named Group Youth Advocates of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
Friday, September 24, 2021

Art of Maui Matsuri Contest Winners on Display at Queen K Center

The eight winners of the 16th annual Maui Matsuri Art Contest were unveiled, with their prized art pieces on display at the Queen Kaʻahumanu Shopping Center in Kahului.
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