Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Daily New Case Counts Continue Decline, 150 Reported Tuesday

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The state Department of Health reported 150 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 234,701. No new fatalities were reported.

A total of 26 new infections were identified Tuesday on the Big Island. Hawai‘i County Civil Defense reported 954 active COVID cases and 14 people hospitalized on the Big Island.

The next community testing is scheduled for noon-7 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 22, at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium in Hilo.

COVID at-home test kits are available online.

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

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: 162,819
  • Hawaiʻi: 25,625
  • Maui: 27,772
  • Kaua‘i: 11,318
  • Moloka‘i: 931
  • Lana‘i: 618
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 5,618
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A total of 8,136 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,304 have died.

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