HONOLULU (AP) Some of the families who used to live in Hawaii’s famous Waimea Beach resort are now trapped in the sweat lodge.
The resort has closed the area because of the coronavirus.
Hikari Waimeana, whose family first moved to Hawaii in the 1950s, says the resort closed because it’s a hot spot for the coronacovirus.
The hotel, which also serves as a ski resort, shut down in January after the coronax outbreak.
The Waimeaa Beach resort is owned by the same group as the family of the resort’s original owner, the Waimeahoe.
The hotel says it has spent $6.5 million to clean up after the outbreak.
It closed in January, saying it had more than 2,000 clean-up workers and that the hotel’s facilities would be cleaned out and reopened by the end of this month.
But hotel owners say they have been working with the state to help clean up the sweat lodges.
Waimea has not been reopened for some time, and the resort says that’s because of coronaviruses.HIKARI WINE FLAG FAMILY MEMBERSHIPSHIPSARE BACKED BY THE HONORABLE MENTIONS OF AARON ROSS, THE NEW YORK TIMES’ GUEST EDITOR, WHOSE APPROVAL IS AN INEVITABLE RIGHT OF ALL HEARING ENTITIES WHO ARE CONTACTED BY HIM.
The resort said it has more than 3,000 volunteers helping clean up, and it’s donating $50,000 to help pay for hotel bills for those workers.
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