COVID-19 at a glance
• State Department of Health reports 114 new cases on Sunday, including 96 on Oahu, 16 on Hawaii island and two on Maui. On Saturday there were 131 new cases, including 115 on Oahu, 10 on Hawaii island and six on Maui.
• There have now been 10,700 cases statewide, including 9,654 on Oahu, 587 in Hawaii County, 375 in Maui County (including 13 on Molokai and none on Lanai) and 58 in Kauai County. Twenty-six cases have been diagnosed out of state.
• DOH reports one death on Oahu on Saturday and two on Oahu on Sunday, bringing the statewide total of confirmed deaths to 99, with 86 on Oahu, nine in Maui County, three on Hawaii island and one out of state.
• Molokai High School employee who was last on campus Sept. 4 tests positive for the virus.
• A second deputy sheriff assigned to Lt. Gov. Josh Green’s security detail tests positive for COVID-19. Two deputy sheriffs and Green are in isolation after contracting the virus.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on identifying COVID-19:
• Fever and cough are symptoms.
• Most people have mild illness and are able to recover at home. If you think you may have been exposed to COVID-19, contact your health care provider immediately.
• Keep track of symptoms.
• If you have an emergency warning sign (including trouble breathing), get medical attention right away.
• Some people who are not showing symptoms could have the illness.
Methods for preventing illness include:
• Washing hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating and after nose-blowing, coughing or sneezing.
• If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol.
• Avoiding touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid contact with people who are sick; stay home if sick.
• Wear a face mask in public settings. The mask is intended to protect others.
• Social distancing: Stay 6 feet apart from others.
• Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets and sinks.
For more information:
• Call 211 or text (877) 275-6569 for general questions about coronavirus.
• Hawaii Health Department: hawaiicovid19.com.
• CDC: Coronavirus.gov.
To report violations of quarantine orderst:
• Email email@example.com.