Small spike in Kaua‘i cases linked to large gatherings, travel

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    The Garden Island reporter Sabrina Bodon gets a post-travel test Monday at the COVID-19 test site at the Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Hall in Lihu‘e.

LIHU‘E — Monday, the state Department of Health reported the detection of the Delta variant, B.1.617.2, within the state. This variant was first detected in India, and makes up about 6% of all cases in the United States.