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Facility is Cited for Wastewater Violations HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) Wastewater Branch has issued a Notice of Violation, Permit Suspension and Order (NVPSO) to the Haleiwa Beach House Restaurant because its wastewater system is causing an imminent threat to public health by spilling wastewater onto a neighboring property used by ...
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Security Closure Requested for September’s World Conservation Congress (HONOLULU) – A proposal to close the Ala Wai Canal from the Ala Moana Boulevard Bridge to the Kalakaua Avenue Bridge during the IUCN World Conservation Congress, Sept. 1-10, 2016, will be considered at a meeting of the Hawaii Board of Land and Natural Resources (BLNR) on ...
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HONOLULU – The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an order today responding to an emergency motion on May 20, 2016 by Attorney General Doug Chin on behalf of Governor David Ige asking the Court to modify an order it issued on May 17, 2016.  The Ninth Circuit had temporarily stopped activities related to transitioning ...
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HONOLULU – The Department of Public Safety (PSD) is looking for a few good men and women to join the State Sheriff Division. Recruitment is now open on the Department of Human Resources and Development (DHRD) website.  The recruitment period ends on June 17. To qualify, the applicant must be a high school graduate; be ...
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MOBILE-FRIENDLY VERSION OF STATE NA ALA HELE TRAILS PROGRAM Just in time for National Trails Day on Saturday June 4, 2016 Hawaii’s Na Ala Hele Trails and Access Program will be launching its redesigned website tomorrow, with cutting-edge features and a new look to make it the prime resource for hikers in Hawaii. National Trails ...
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Programs Accelerate Growth of Hawaii’s Creative Entrepreneurs HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) Creative Industries Division (CID) announces a series of events to grow Hawaii’s creative entrepreneurs.  The events include two panel discussions, a keynote talk and an ideation weekend, which are all free and open to the public. ...
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HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released a report today that provides data and analysis on spending patterns of Maui households in 2014. The “Maui County Consumer Spending” report summarizes data obtained through household surveys conducted by DBEDT in 2015 and covers spending in 2014. DBEDT’s Research and Economic ...
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20 Years of Tracking Bird Flights at Night LIHU‘E – The Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project (KESRP) announced today that it will continue its annual seabird radar monitoring work to once again coincide with the start of egg laying for both ‘A‘o (Newell’s Shearwaters) and Ua’u (Hawaiian Petrels) on Kaua’i. “Our radar truck will be ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and the Governor’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Team invite you to attend and actively participate in the 2016 Hawai‘i Education Summit. When:           Saturday, July 9, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (HST) Where:         Hawai‘i Convention Center – 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI The summit is a conference for ...
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