‘It takes a village’: COVID-19 testing in Waikoloa draws hundreds

  • Army National Guard Sgt. Roberto Ramilo Jr. swabs a patient Saturday at Waikoloa School. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Premier Medical Group medical director Dr. Ka‘ohi Dang Akiona reviews paperwork before a patient gets tested Saturday at Waikoloa School.

  • Hawaii Fire Department and Civil Defense assist in Saturday’s COVID testing at Waikoloa School. (Photos by Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Hawaii Fire Department personnel take temperature checks at Saturday’s COVID testing at Waikoloa School. (Photos by Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

A steady stream of cars entered Waikoloa School’s parking lot Saturday for free drive-through COVID-19 testing.