Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Four Still Hospitalized, 94 Active Cases of COVID on Big Island Monday

April 26, 2021, 10:45 AM HST
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Hawai´i County Civil Defense on Monday noted three new cases of coronavirus reported on the Big Island.

There are currently four individuals hospitalized on the Big Island as a result of COVID-19 infection, and 94 cases are currently active across all districts. According to the State Department of Health’s (DOH) infection map, 33 of those are located in the Kailua-Kona area, while 31 are centered around the greater Hilo area.

DOH also reported that vaccination appointments remain available for everyone 18 years and older at vaccination PODs and at local pharmacies. Visit the DOH website to register for an appointment.

If you have questions regarding vaccine availability for your age group, contact the department at 808-300-1120. You can also visit the Civil Defense website for a list of all clinics and pharmacies providing vaccinations.

There are no public testing clinics scheduled for Monday, April 26. The next scheduled test is Tuesday in Puna at the Cooper Center in Volcano.

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