500 Hawaii volunteers participate in COVID-19 vaccine trial

“This was a chance to finally be able to not just be sitting here at my house. I would actively be contributing to research.”

Elderly couple rescued by good Samaritans after car crashes into canal

Police say the couple were involved in a minor accident with two other cars, which sent them careening through a fence and into the canal.
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High schooler accused of faking kidnapping during Zoom class

The principal called the prank a “serious incident” and asked parents to talk with their children about “appropriate behavior” during virtual learning.

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  In fresh effort to reopen campuses, state again revises COVID-19 guidance for schools

30% of those hospitalized in Hawaii for coronavirus have been under 50

Thanksgiving dinner for a good cause? Lanakila Pacific has you covered

  Officials prepare for big turnout in Hawaii’s first vote-by-mail general election

Kaimuki association calls on state to institute moratorium on commercial evictions

Restrictions implemented because of the pandemic have forced some shops in Kaimuki to close their doors for good.
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  Deadline looms, but COVID relief deal may be far off

Republicans are reconvening the Senate this week to vote on a virus proposal, but it’s a bill that failed once before, and that Trump himself now derides as too puny.

  City reserves hundreds more quarantine hotel rooms in Waikiki

  Ige surprised by pent up travel demand, but warns of slow recovery

  Man was in marked crosswalk ahead of fatal pedestrian crash in Nanakuli

39 new COVID-19 cases reported, the lowest one-day total since July

Higher than normal tides to cause minor coastal flooding this week

  WATCH ‘This is Now’: Caldwell discusses latest COVID-19 response efforts

  Hawaii has seen more than 30,000 arrivals since launch of traveler testing program

Officials investigating early-morning blaze at Waiau Power Plant

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What you need to know about herd immunity

Up to this point, more than 200,000 people have died in the United States and not even 10% of the population has been infected.

SPORTS

  Former Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa makes NFL debut in Miami Dolphins’ shutout win

First round draft pick and former Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa made his NFL debut on Sunday in the final minutes of the Miami Dolphins dominant 24-0 win over the New York Jets.

Kamehameha’s Kauhi, Mililani’s Semeatu selected for the 2021 Polynesian Bowl

The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame has invited another pair of local prospects to the 2021 Polynesian Bowl — selecting players from both sides of the ball.

  UH football well conditioned for the start of their 2020 season

Typically, leading up to the season are months of training and conditioning, but this year has been anything but normal and for new strength and conditioning coach Kody Cooke, his expectations for his players are the same — even though they haven’t spent much time together.

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  Ewa Beach man recovering from COVID has a warning to others: ‘This thing is for real’

  Manoa couple fined $40K for allegedly altering stream

Hawaii rental assistance program puts hold on applications

Gabbard leaves Hawaii National Guard for California unit

Forecast: Cold front to linger over Kauai and Oahu

A stalled and weak front near Kauai will focus clouds and passing showers over the western portion of the state for the next few days, with light to moderate south to southeast winds continuing.
  • Coronavirus Pandemic

  Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide passes 40 million; new strategies target hot spots

Authorities are trying to avoid a dreaded resurgence of illness and deaths, this time with economies weakened from earlier lockdowns and populations chafing at the idea of renewed restrictions.

  Former Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa makes NFL debut in Miami Dolphins’ shutout win

Car loses control, drives into Mililani townhouse

‘Bows to play 2020 home games without fans at Aloha Stadium

  Forecast: Threat of rain continues for Kauai, possibly Oahu