Deadly Coronavirus Outbreak

Fireworks at annual Honolulu Festival nixed amidst coronavirus concerns

Scheduled for the evening of March 8, the fireworks show that closes out the festival was supposed to be technically constructed by experts who fly in from Japan.

‘Amazing Race’ suspends filming as virus precaution

Corona has no ties to coronavirus, beer company says

  Local entertainers among first impacted by cancellation of overseas events amidst coronavirus fears

  Parents express concern over how coronavirus could impact schools

  Travelers at Honolulu’s airport raise concerns over global coronavirus outbreak

Japan to close schools nationwide to control spread of virus

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  Officials: Prepare for coronavirus threat, but don’t ‘panic buy’

Opening reception of Honolulu Festival canceled; other events still on

  Residents urged to prepare for potential of coronavirus outbreak

Are disinfectants effective on coronavirus?

  Transportation officials: Coronavirus scare at Honolulu’s airport was false alarm

  Tourism industry braces for downturn as coronavirus spreads

Officials: Hawaii flu outbreak complicated by virus fears

“There is an obvious psychological component to the flu this year complicated by the coronavirus."

Schatz: Repeated delays of coronavirus test kits for Hawaii ‘unacceptable’

There are not confirmed cases of coronavirus in Hawaii.

  4 Hawaii residents among scores hospitalized after coronavirus outbreak on cruise ship

Japan is being heavily criticized for how it’s handled the outbreak onboard the Diamond Princess.

  Hawaii residents relieved upcoming voyage on quarantined cruise ship was canceled

"I realized it was our ship we were supposed to be on."

  Hawaii residents evacuated from cruise ship settle in for another quarantine

  Man diagnosed with coronavirus after Hawaii trip now in critical condition

  ‘A lot of phobia’: Coronavirus fears pack a punch for Chinatown businesses

  2 Hawaii residents on quarantined cruise ship off Japan contract coronavirus

Tokyo, IOC officials reiterate that the Olympics are on

  Chinatown merchants blame fears over coronavirus for drastic decline in business

  Japan confirms 39 new coronavirus cases, 174 total on quarantined cruise ship

At least six Hawaii passengers ― none of whom are infected ― are on that ship.

  Hawaii resident placed in mandatory quarantine after returning from epicenter of outbreak

Officials stress that Hawaii has still seen no cases of coronavirus.

11 Americans on board cruise ship off Yokohama diagnosed with coronavirus

In all, 64 people onboard the quarantined vessel have fallen ill and transported to a hospital.

Japan finds 41 more cases of coronavirus on quarantined cruise ship

Globally, more than 28,000 have been diagnosed with the disease.

Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus dies, reports say

Li Wenliang, the Chinese whistleblower doctor who warned the public of a potential “SARS-like” disease in December 2019, had died of coronavirus in Wuhan on Thursday night.

  Coronavirus travel warnings, cancellations begin to take toll on Hawaii tour companies

With no end in sight to the new coronavirus outbreak, the travel warnings and flight cancellations are starting to take a toll on some Hawaii companies.

  Coronavirus scams on the rise

Experts warn that hackers are using the coronavirus outbreak as bait to launch phishing scams and deliver malicious spam and malware.

  Schatz, Hirono frustrated over federal coordination with Hawaii over coronavirus

"The coordination was not just minimal, it was zero."

  Hawaii couple among those quarantined on cruise ship after passengers fall ill with coronavirus

The ship is in quarantine off Japan.

  Amid contract fight, Hawaiian Air flight attendants also raise coronavirus fears

Amid the coronavirus scare, Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants are raising concerns.

  State pushed back on plan to house U.S. citizens who left China in Waikiki

The Health Department says the state has secured a quarantine facility at Pearl Harbor, but officials believe only a handful of people may require that type of mandatory treatment.

  Travelers could be rerouted to HNL under rules aimed at preventing spread of coronavirus

Honolulu has been identified as one of 11 gateway airports equipped to screen travelers for the deadly virus.

  State urges residents not to travel to China as concern over coronavirus mount

But state health officials say the threat to Hawaii from the deadly virus remains 'minimal.'

  Enhanced screenings to begin at Honolulu’s airport amid growing concerns about deadly virus

There are no cases of the coronavirus reported in the islands.