Learning new rules

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

A line of people forms Wednesday morning as shoppers wait to enter a big-box store in Puhi.

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Retired Senior and Volunteer Program participant Feifei Gao and Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank warehouse supervisor Rizaldy Tolentino practice social distancing as presented in the mayor’s Emergency Rule No. 5 while packing for the Backpack program that will be delivered Friday as requested by the schools during the shutdown.

LIHU‘E — The number of positive COVID-19 cases on Kaua‘i rose to five Wednesday, as Hawai‘i health officials announced the one death linked to COVID-19 in Hawai‘i wasn’t actually related to the virus.