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HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency monthly test of the statewide outdoor siren warning system, coordinated with the test of the live audio broadcast segment of the Emergency Alert System, is scheduled for Monday, May 2, 2016, at 11:45 a.m. The siren test is a steady one minute tone on all sirens. The steady ...
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HONOLULU – The Governor’s Team on ESSA – Every Student Succeeds Act held its first introductory, organizational meeting on Thursday, April 28, during which the 19 members discussed innovation and empowerment as the team starts work to create the blueprint for public education in Hawai‘i. Team members also discussed opportunities provided by the new federal ...
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  HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) has selected eight applicants to receive Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses. The Department will award three licenses for the City and County of Honolulu, two licenses each for the Counties of Hawaii and Maui, and one dispensary license for the County of Kauai as allowed in ...
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SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (April 29, 2016) – Local service members are scheduled to conduct various training here in May that may be heard by surrounding communities. For the community’s awareness, the training is as follows. Please note, all training dates are subject to change based on environmental and other factors: . May 2-6: Marine Corps artillery training – ...
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HONOLULU — The first-ever State of Hawai‘i Job Fair will be held Wednesday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the 4th floor of the State Capitol. Representatives from each of the executive branch agencies will be available to explain departmental operations, job vacancy information and career opportunities. The department list includes Accounting ...
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What:             The Hawaii State Department of Health will announce the selection of applicants for eight medical marijuana dispensary licenses.  When:            Friday, April 29, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. Where:           Hawaii Department of Health                         1250 Punchbowl Street (3rd floor conference room) Who:              — Virginia Pressler, MD, Director, Hawaii Department of Health — Keith Ridley, Chief ...
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Capitol Connection May 2016

Posted on Apr 29, 2016 in Latest News

Arrest Result of Joint Federal, State & County Investigation (HONOLULU) – 19 year old Shylo Akuna of Eleele, Kauai was arrested this afternoon by officers from the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) and NOAA Office of Law Enforcement (OLE) special agents in connection with the beating of a 17-year old pregnant monk ...
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Team will develop blueprint for Hawai‘i’s education HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today announced the names of the newly selected members of the Governor’s Team on ESSA – Every Student Succeeds Act. The team will work to develop a blue print for Hawai‘i’s public schools that is consistent with ESSA and will maximize opportunities and ...
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HONOLULU – Six women from the Women’s Community Correctional Center (WCCC) received coveted Kapiolani Community College (KCC) Culinary Arts Certificates today.  The women held a special graduation luncheon for their families and staff at the WCCC, featuring some of the 5-star quality cuisine they have learned to create. (See the menu below). The KCC culinary ...
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