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HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is notifying the parents of students and staff members of Lihikai Elementary School on Maui of possible exposure to tuberculosis (TB) at the school. An informational session for affected families and employees will be held next week. Precautionary TB testing will be offered to roughly 80 ...
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REMINDER: Pali Highway will be closed in the Kaneohe-bound direction from 7 p.m. on Saturday night, Nov. 18, 2017 through 7 a.m. on Sunday morning, Nov. 19, 2017, for tunnel maintenance. Use alternate routes such as the H-3 Freeway, Likelike Highway and Kalanianaole Highway. PALI HIGHWAY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES SCHEDULED IN NOVEMBER FOR TUNNEL MAINTENANCE HONOLULU ...
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Hawaii Department of Health places seven hospital employees on off-duty status without pay pending investigation HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is placing seven Hawaii State Hospital employees on off-duty status without pay pending the investigation of the escape of a patient on Nov. 12. The hospital employees are being notified and ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division notifies motorists of lane closures on the eastbound H-1 Freeway between the Liliha Street onramp and the Aala Street overpass beginning Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 for guardrail improvements. Roadwork schedule is as follows: Right lane closure on the H-1 Freeway between the Liliha Street onramp ...
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Hawaii had a safe Halloween; however, seven more lives were lost in traffic-related crashes in less than a month. HONOLULU – HDOT is happy to report that communities across Hawaii enjoyed a safe Halloween with no pedestrian deaths or serious incidents. As children and their families take to the streets after dark, Halloween poses an ...
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KONA – The Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole will serve as the staging area for the Triennial Aircraft Disaster Exercise Thursday, November 16, 2017. The emergency response exercise is a mandatory certification requirement by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) which tests airfield disaster preparedness and response by simulating a full-scale aircraft emergency disaster. ...
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HONOLULU – The Department of Accounting and General Services (DAGS) and Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning (HSWAC) have reached preliminary agreement for the delivery of chilled fresh water to air condition eight DAGS facilities in downtown Honolulu. At Gov. David Ige’s direction, DAGS has been exploring ways to support the state’s 100 percent renewable energy goals ...
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MEDIA ADVISORY November 13, 2017 WHAT: News Conference – Gov. Ige proclaims Apprenticeship Hawaii Week as Hawaii adds twenty-one new registered apprenticeship programs in non-traditional areas including optometry, culinary, pharmacy, IT jobs, and others. Through this proclamation Hawaii joins the nation in celebrating the third annual National Apprenticeship Week Nov. 13 – 19. WHO: Governor ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Hospital staff takes all escapes seriously and has safeguards in place to minimize the chances of these from occurring. A thorough investigation is now underway to gather more details to identify areas for improvement. To comply with federal and state privacy laws, the Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) may not ...
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HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and the state Boards and Commissions released a summary of disciplinary actions through the month of October 2017 taken on individuals and entities with professional and vocational licenses in Hawaii. These disciplinary actions include dispositions based upon either the results of contested case hearings ...
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