Big Island Coronavirus Updates

11 Deaths, 740 New COVID Cases Reported Saturday

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The state Department of Health reported 740 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 230,978. Eleven new fatalities were reported.

A total of 86 new infections were identified Saturday on the Big Island. The Civil Defense reports 1,957 active cases, and 25 persons hospitalized.

Today, Saturday, community testing is scheduled at Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium, Waimea District Park, and Old Kona Airport Pavilion. All events are from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing on the Big Island, visit the Civil Defense website.

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A map documenting new cases by district throughout all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.

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

O‘ahu: 160,728
Hawaiʻi: 25,034
Maui: 27,298
Kaua‘i: 10,949
Moloka‘i: 916
Lana‘i: 598
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 5,455

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A total of 7,861 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,258 have died.

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