Tsunami Awareness Month

Tsunami Awareness Month

April is Tsunami Awareness Month! This year marks the 75th anniversary of the devastating tsunami that struck Hawaii’s Big Island, which caused major property damage and loss of life.   As always, the Hawaii Emergency Management team urges Hawaii residents to remain...
National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week

This upcoming week will be National Public Health Week! For this week-long, yearly event, there are daily themes and fact sheets available on the National Public Health Week webpage. The themes are as follows: On Monday April 5th – rebuilding, Tuesday April 6th –...
Hawaii Sees Tier 3

Hawaii Sees Tier 3

As of Thursday, February 25th, Oahu entered into tier 3 of the COVID-19 reopening strategy after months of remaining in tier 2. The current state of Hawaii reopening impact level is now act with care. As the state proceeds with caution in reopening, tier 3 allows for...
COVID-19 vaccine, are you eligible?

COVID-19 vaccine, are you eligible?

As the Hawaii starts to implement vaccine distribution, the state Health Department has outlines two phases for vaccine distribution on the islands; phase 1a, phase 1b and phase 1c, and phase 2. Those included in phase 1a are persons living in long-term care...
COVID Updates Across Hawaii

COVID Updates Across Hawaii

As of November 30th, at 4:47pm, there have been 17,925 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, with just over 15,000 of those confirmed cases being in the Honolulu County. Of the 242 confirmed deaths in the state, 190 of those deaths were reported in the Honolulu...