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KAILUA-KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies the public that motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians will not be allowed to access Hina Lani Street from Queen Kaahumanu Highway from 8:30 p.m. on Thursday night, July 19, 2018, through 6 a.m. on Friday morning, July 20, 2018, for the Queen Kaahumanu Highway Phase 2 Widening ...
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State designated hotspots offering 1 hour of free WiFi service Honolulu – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) through its Cable Television Division (CATV) announces that the first wave of free public WiFi hotspots offering one (1) hour of free service per device, per day are now active or underway at various locations ...
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Governor Ige’s statement on death of Hawai‘i County police officer It is with a heavy heart that I extend my sincere condolences to Officer Bronson K. Kaliloa’s family, his loved ones and his colleagues. He was a highly regarded 10-year veteran of the Hawai‘i Police Department who will be greatly missed. As we mourn this ...
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Shot and cut sheet-East Rift Zone Eruption, July 17, 2018 (Hilo) – The flow from fissure #8 is slowly creeping to the State of Hawai‘i’s Pohoiki Boat Ramp adjacent to Hawai‘i County’s Issac Hale Park. During an assessment of eruption impacts today, steam and volcanic gasses from the nearby ocean entry wafted over the tall ...
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HAWAIʻI CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION WILLIAM D. HOSHIJO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DISABILITY COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD FRANCINE WAI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2018 STATE CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION AND DISABILITY COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD CAUTION: New Service Animal Law Does Not Diminish Rights of Persons with Disabilities Under State and Federal Fair Housing Law HONOLULU – The ...
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STATE CLIMATE COMMISSION LEADERSHIP APPLAUDS HONOLULU DIRECTIVE Mayor Directs City & County to Address Sea Level Rise Impacts (Honolulu) – Following Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s announcement of the City and County of Honolulu Directive 18-01, the co-chairs of the Hawai‘i Climate Change and Adaptation Commission (the Commission) applauded this proactive move as an, “important step ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) offers the following updates on the Kalanianaole Highway Resurfacing, Interstate Route H-1 to West Hind Drive: • Pavement – HDOT has identified several areas in the resurfaced eastbound lanes, across all three lanes of Kalanianaole Highway’s connection with the H-1 Freeway and at the drainage bridge area, ...
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(Honolulu) Twenty-three people on a Lava Ocean Tours vessel were hurt shortly after 6 a.m. when what has been described as a “lava bomb” sent molten lava showering down on the metal roof of the vessel, leaving a significant hole in it. The Hawai‘i County Fire Department reports four people were transported by medics to ...
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22 people were hurt early this morning when a lava explosion sent molten lava through the metal roof of a lava tour boat. DOCARE leadership will be available to take questions. What: News Conference When: Monday, July 16, 2018 2:00 p.m. Where: Kalanimoku State Office Building, makai breezeway 1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu Who: • Jason ...
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(Honolulu) – At least ten people on a Hawaiian Lava Ocean Tours vessel were injured this morning after an explosion sent lava through the roof of the boat’s passenger cabin. Other reports indicate as many as 12 passengers were hurt. Officers from the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) along with the Hawai‘i ...
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