First Responders

Via Hawaii Department of Health

Updated: 8/3/2020, 2:02 p.m.

The state Department of Health reported 207 new COVID-19 cases today, but officials said about 114 of the cases are from three previous days. The results were delayed because of lab reporting issues that led to incomplete and inaccurate count of the infections and that impacted contact tracing. 

Mohamed_Hassan via Pixabay
Mohamed_Hassan via Pixabay

What's it like to take care of a coronavirus patient in the hospital? We'll talk with Dr. Lisa Tan and Dr. Cheryle Ganal who knows firsthand what's going on inside our hospitals and how Hawaii is preparing for more cases if we see a rise now and into the future.

Honoka`a High School

Community Vigil; Drone Training; Kokua Market; Mentoring H.S. Musicians

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Wikimedia Commons

  Today on Bytemarks Café, we’ll hear about a new wireless broadband network built exclusively for first responders. This Public Safety network will enable first responders like police, fire and emergency management to communicate seamlessly and securely with each other.

HPD Launches Smart 9-1-1 Public Safety Enhancement

Sep 9, 2015
Wayne Yoshioka

The Honolulu Police Department launched a new public safety initiative during a news conference today.  The goal is to shorten response times and save lives.   HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.