Top Local Stories Watch ‘This is Now’: Health director says Hawaii should prepare for COVID variants This is Now (January 21, 2021) By HNN Staff | January 21, 2021 at 11:51 AM HST - Updated January 21 at 12:48 PM HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Watch “This is Now” live from the HNN Digital Center weekdays on KHNL or across Hawaii News Now’s platforms online and on mobile. "This is Now" for 1/21/2021#LIVE: Hawaii's health director says it's only a matter of time before Hawaii begins to see variants of COVID-19, including more contagious strains currently being seen on the mainland. #HINews #HNNPosted by Hawaii News Now on Thursday, January 21, 2021 For more newscasts from HNN, click here. Copyright 2020 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.