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Hawaii Tribune Herald COVID-19 Updates

March 30, 2020

HONOLULU, March 23, 2020 — Child care professionals from across the state urged Governor David Ige to take immediate action to ensure essential workers can access child care and protect the state’s struggling child care...

Release: Child care professionals from across Hawaiʻi urge Governor to protect child care industry

March 23, 2020

"In addition, nearly 100 Hawaii doctors and medical providers have signed a petition appealing to Ige to mandate the shutdown of all nonessential businesses and order residents to stay home."

Star-Advertiser: Hawaii now has 26 cases of coronavirus

March 20, 2020

"The Ige administration must heed the call of a petition, signed this week by nearly 100 Hawaii doctors and medical providers, to mandate the shutdown of all non-essential businesses; and order residents to stay home, postponing or canceling travel and social events."

Star-Advertiser Editorial: Ige must take decisive actions

March 20, 2020

"Meanwhile, nearly 100 Hawaii doctors and medical providers signed a petition imploring Gov. David Ige to mandate the shutdown of all non-essential businesses and order residents to stay home to stop the rapidly spreading virus."

Star-Advertiser: Lt. Gov. Josh Green calls for suspension of non-essential travel to Hawaii and quarantine for arrivals

March 19, 2020

"Created by the Hawai‘i Children’s Action Network and Hawai‘i Public Health Institute, the letter and petition ask for “extreme measures” to be taken to stop the spread of COVID-19."

The Garden Island: Health care coalition: Stay home

March 19, 2020

"Members of the Hawaiʻi medical community are urging Governor David Ige to immediately take more decisive action to limit the spread of COVID-19, including closing all non-essential businesses and asking everyone to stay home."

Big Island Video News: Medical Community Urges Ige To Mandate Business Closures, Keep People Home

March 19, 2020

"Roth, along with nearly 100 doctors and medical professionals, penned a public letter Wednesday urging Hawaii residents to take social distancing more seriously."

Civil Beat: Are Hawaii Hospitals Prepared For A Pandemic?

March 19, 2020

"A group of about 100 Hawaii doctors and health care professionals said Gov. David Ige’s recommended measures announced Tuesday to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus need to have the force of law."

West Hawaiʻi Today: Healthcare providers: State’s COVID-19 guidelines ‘not enough’

March 19, 2020

Hawaiʻi News Now: Doctors urge more action to prevent spread

March 18, 2020

 

KITV: Doctors Call For Stricter Restrictions

March 18, 2020

"Ninety-four local doctors and health professionals urged Gov. David Ige to immediately take more decisive action to limit the spread of COVID-19, including closing all non-essential businesses and asking everyone to stay home."

Big Island Now: Doctors, Health Professionals Urge Closure of Non-Essential Businesses

March 18, 2020

"Nearly 100 Hawaii doctors and medical providers are imploring Gov. David Ige to mandate the shutdown of all non-essential businesses and order residents to stay home to stop the rapidly spreading coronavirus."

Star-Advertiser: Hawaiʻi medical professionals ask Gov. David Ige to mandate extreme social distancing measures

March 18, 2020

For Immediate Release

HONOLULU, March 17, 2020 — 94 local doctors and health professionals urged Governor David Ige to immediately take more decisive action to limit the spread of COVID-19, including closing all non-essential...

94 doctors and health professionals urge Governor to mandate that businesses close and individuals stay home

March 18, 2020

Early Childhood Day

March 09, 2020

DentaQuest new strategy - Get more community and consumer voices to be engaged in policy change efforts

March 06, 2020

Award honors community leaders who have transformed the lives of children and families

 

HONOLULU, February 28, 2020 — Three community leaders who have transformed the lives of Hawaiʻi’s children and families will be recognized with the inaugural Champions for Children awards.

Al Castle, Kū Kahakalau, and Calvin Sia recognized as inaugural Champions for Children

February 28, 2020

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Hawaii State Paid Family Leave - KITV

February 25, 2020

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz sat down with community members Thursday to discuss paid family leave.

Hawaii Paid Family Leave Moves Forward At State Legislature

February 25, 2020

Early Education Opportunities on The Conversation

February 05, 2020