Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Civil Defense Identifies 7 New Cases of COVID-19

October 19, 2020, 9:57 AM HST
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Hawai‘i County Civil Defense reported another seven cases of COVID-19 on Monday. Currently, 10 people are hospitalized islandwide as a result of coronavirus infection, while a total of 40 Big Island deaths have been linked to COVID infection.

A district test, which is open to the public, is scheduled for Monday in North Kona at the Keauhou Shopping Center from 9 a.m. until noon.

Preventive measures of wearing face coverings in public, social distancing, and limiting gathering sizes are all mandated and will be enforced by the Hawai‘i Police Department.

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