COVID-19 Town Hall Discussions

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Youth Sports Sidelined

A panel of experts debates whether they think youth sports should restart, whether it’s safe to do so, and what impact the current restrictions are having.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: The Tourism Test

Experts from the visitor industry and healthcare sector weigh in on what it'll take to keep people safe while jumpstarting the economy.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Businesses on the Brink

As the coronavirus continues to crush the local economy, small business owners and operators talk about how they're adapting to the new normal.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: On The Frontline

A discussion with paramedics, firefighters and emergency room doctors to talk about the challenges, the danger, and the stresses they face.

  Back To School: Keiki Concerns

Our expert panel of health officials and local leaders answer questions from Hawaii's kids about how the coronavirus is impacting their return to school.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (5/13/2020)

Mahealani Richardson talks with all four Hawaii mayors on how the individual counties are responding to their own unique challenges.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (4/29/2020)

Business leaders from across the state discuss the economic impact that the outbreak has had — and will continue to have — on Hawaii.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (4/22/2020)

Experts from the healthcare industry join Hawaii News Now for another town hall-style meeting on the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (4/14/2020)

There have been major new developments to navigate every day during the coronavirus pandemic which has crept into nearly every part of our daily lives.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (3/26/2020)

A discussion with leaders from the political, economic and health sectors about how the state is responding to the COVID-19 outbreak.

  Coronavirus Pandemic: Hawaii's Response (Healthcare Panel)

Leaders from Hawaii's healthcare sector join Hawaii News Now's panel on the state's coronavirus response.

COVID-19 patients battle long-term impacts of the disease

Hawaii reports 2 additional COVID-19 fatalities, 108 new cases

Americans risk traveling over Thanksgiving despite warnings

Pandemic postpones national math, reading tests until 2022

Survey: Maui County, Hawaii Island top the state for mask wearing rates

AstraZeneca manufacturing error clouds vaccine study results

Hawaii’s delegation calls on Trump to extend COVID-19 funding for National Guard

Gov. David Ige has also appealed to the president to assist with funding for National Guard efforts.

Hawaii’s unemployment rate highest in the nation for second month

The state’s unemployment rate is still far higher than the national average of 6.9%.