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Hawaii’s COVID-19 infections continue to rise as confirmed omicron cases hit 74

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Sadie Paekukui, 6, held on to her mother, Chantel Paekukui, as health care worker Angela Mae Domingo administered a COVID-19 vaccine shot.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Sadie Paekukui, 6, held on to her mother, Chantel Paekukui, as health care worker Angela Mae Domingo administered a COVID-19 vaccine shot.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Derien Smith, 7, received a COVID-19 vaccine from registered nurse Brianne Higa on Wednesday at a Hawaii Pacific Health vaccine clinic held at Keoneula Elementary School in Ewa Beach. Standing by were Derien’s cousin, Micah Banks, 11, and his father, Dannan Smith.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Derien Smith, 7, received a COVID-19 vaccine from registered nurse Brianne Higa on Wednesday at a Hawaii Pacific Health vaccine clinic held at Keoneula Elementary School in Ewa Beach. Standing by were Derien’s cousin, Micah Banks, 11, and his father, Dannan Smith.

All omicron cases detected thus far are on Oahu, but the lab will be sequencing two specimens from Maui and four from Hawaii island suspected to be omicron due to a molecular clue. Read more

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