Green: Hawaii ‘doing OK’ despite recent COVID-19 surge

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kenzo Nakamura gives Katrina Ramos the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at Hilo Medical Center in Hilo on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A vial holds ten doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine before it is used on Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home residents and employees in Hilo on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021.

Although the number of COVID-19 cases statewide is still in triple-digit territory amid a post-holiday surge, case counts seem to be on the decline.