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Fourth Day of Triple Digit Cases

March 28, 2021, 12:04 PM HST
* Updated March 29, 6:01 AM
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 102 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, raising the statewide total to 29,408. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

After several weeks of reporting double-digit cases daily, Sunday marks the fourth consecutive day the state has registered more than 100 new cases of the virus. The state’s two-week average is 88 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.7%.

Fifteen new cases were identified on the Big Island Sunday, according to DOH statistics.

The island-by-island case count is as follows:

O‘ahu: 22,924
Maui: 2,779
Hawai‘i: 2,447
Kaua‘i: 189
Lana‘i: 110
Moloka‘i: 34
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 925

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A total of 1,978 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 462 people have died.

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