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Editorial: Public needs more COVID-19 quick-test options

On the heels of a week in which Hawaii ranked among states with fast-rising COVID-19 cases, Gov. David has signed off on a new order that limits indoor and outdoor social gatherings on Oahu to no more than 10 people. Read more

Island Voices

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Ocean Safety personnel navigate large waves generated from Hurricane Douglas on July 26 at Alan Davis Beach.
Column: Hurricane is climate warning for Oahu

We just dodged a hurricane. That’s another reminder that we must prepare for disaster, not just for our families — toilet paper, water and rice, check — but for our community. Read more

Letters

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
Letters: Public officials failed to plan for pandemic; Marginalized people carry heaviest burden; Bioenergy plant provides good jobs

Thus far, the county mayors and the governor have managed to delay the opening of tourism, public schools, numerous state and city services, and forced the reclosure of bars. Read more

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Off the News

STAR-ADVERTISER / JUNE 9
Editorial: Worries about exodus of workers in Hawaii

The estimate that up to 30,000 workers exited Hawaii’s labor market last month is concerning enough. Read more

InsightIsland Voices

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
Column: Hawaii quarantine experience shows dedication to safety

As a visitor in Hawaii from New York, I’ve seen firsthand that Hawaii has delivered on its promise of effective pandemic safety precautions for incoming visitors. I experienced conscientious, high-tech monitoring during my 14-day quarantine period. Read more

5 Questions With ...

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Dr. Scott Miscovich, physician who is running COVID testing sites. His crew is running tests at Pearl City Nursing Home.
Dr. Scott Miscovich: A leader in fighting coronavirus in Hawaii wants to expand testing and strengthen public safety measures

How are the shortages of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests affecting the number of tests your sites are conducting? Read more

Kauakukalahale

ASSOCIATED PRESS
                                Max Holloway hits Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 245 on Dec. 14 in Las Vegas.
Column: Ma luna a‘e o nā lanakila a pau, ke ola o ke kanaka

Synopsis: Despite his controversial loss in the Octagon, Max Holloway remains a champion for his people in the good fight against hunger during these trying times. Read more

On Politics

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A yellow ballot drop box is seen at Kaneohe District Park in Kaneohe.
Richard Borreca: Key differences of party, gender lie beyond polling dead heat for Blangiardi, Hanabusa

Colleen Hanabusa and Rick Blangiardi sit essentially in a tie atop the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s new poll for candidates for Honolulu mayor. Read more

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