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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, October 3, 2016, at 11:45 a.m. The siren test is a steady one minute tone on all sirens. The steady ...
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WHAT: Community Connection – public forum with Governor David Ige on MAUI WHO:                        Gov. David Ige Directors or representatives from: Department of Transportation Department of Land & Natural Resources Department of Agriculture Department of Health The Governor’s Coordinator on Homelessness  WHEN:                      Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 5:00 p.m.      Registration 5:30 p.m.      Program 6:00 p.m.      Breakout ...
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HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is notifying the public of lead contamination mitigation work being performed below and in the vicinity of the Hakalau Bridge in Hawaii County. Initial tests discovered lead in the soil around the base of the bridge structure that exceeded allowable levels. Additional soil testing will determine the ...
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  HONOLULU – Waiawa Correctional Facility inmate Kurt Lopes was reported missing from a headcount at about 9 p.m.  State Sheriffs and Honolulu Police were immediately notified.  How he escaped is under investigation. 30 year-old Lopes is classified as a minimum custody. He is 5’7”, weighs 195 lbs. and has brown hair and brown eyes.  ...
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HONOLULU – Attorney General Doug Chin announced today that the Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii county police departments successfully inventoried their untested sexual assault evidence collection kits and that the state of Hawaii had received a $2 million grant to assist with testing these kits. Act 207 (H.B. 1907), passed this year by the state legislature and ...
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HILO – Extended furlough inmate Shawn Kaawa failed to report to the Hale Nani Reintegration Center for his scheduled check-in last night.  State Sheriffs and Hawaii Police were notified. Inmates in the extended furlough program live and work outside of the facility but must check in at various times throughout the month. Kaawa is serving ...
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HONOLULU — At the direction of the President of the United States, the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i immediately, until sunset on ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Sept. 30, ...
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State Offers Tips on Using Strong, Unique Passwords HONOLULU – Gov. David Y. Ige has proclaimed October 2016 as Cyber Security Awareness Month in Hawaii, highlighting the state’s vital role in identifying, protecting its citizens from, and responding to cyber threats that may have significant impact to individual and collective security and privacy. Hawaii’s observance ...
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Successful Model Expected to be Replicated (Wai‘anae) – Some 150 residents of a large homeless encampment on DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR) land on the Wai‘anae Coast met with a variety of providers on Friday, in the first state-sponsored Community Resource Fair.  More than a dozen service providers tallied 467 visits, from homeless people, ...
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HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Maui County Civil Defense Agency, will conduct siren testing in Maui County at the following location during the respective date and time listed below: Wednesday, September 28 (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.) New Development Siren at Mahana Estates in Kapalua Residents nearby may hear the ...
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