Record-breaking virus cases reported

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Blake Kenui is tested for COVID-19 by Eyan Chong at the mobile Premier Medical Group unit at Lokahi Park in Hilo on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Kenui also decided to get vaccinated after being tested for the virus.

Friday marked the largest single-day COVID-19 case count in Hawaii since the pandemic began early last year.