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World TB Day 2016

Posted on Mar 24, 2016 in Proclamations

What:  Proclamation ceremony to honor the University of Hawai‘i Rainbow Warriors and Rainbow Wahine basketball teams  Who:              Gov. David Ige Sen. Brian Taniguchi, Senate Higher Education committee chair Rep. Isaac Choy, House Higher Education committee chair UH Athletics Director David Matlin UH Rainbow Warriors Basketball Head Coach Eran Ganot UH Rainbow Wahine Basketball Head Coach Laura ...
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HONOLULU – State circuit judge Edwin C. Nacino yesterday dismissed a legal challenge to the State of Hawaii’s ability to retain ten percent of the county surcharge to the general excise tax to fund rail transit, Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin announced. In October of 2015, the Tax Foundation of Hawaii (“Tax Foundation”) sued the ...
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HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) Clean Air Branch has issued a Notice and Finding of Violation and Order against Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Company (HC&S). HC&S operates a sugar cane refinery and plantation at Puunene on Maui, and was cited for agricultural burning permit violations that occurred in May, June and ...
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HONOLULU – For-profit education company Education Management Corporation (EDMC) will significantly reform its recruiting and enrollment practices, and forgive approximately $183,865.00 in loans for approximately 181 former Hawaii students, through an agreement with Attorney General Doug Chin and a group of state attorneys general. EDMC, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, operates 110 schools in 32 states ...
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HONOLULU – Today a Hawaii Island grand jury indicted Hawaii County Mayor William P. Kenoi for two counts of felony theft, two additional counts of misdemeanor theft, three counts of tampering with a government record and one count of false swearing.  The charges arose from alleged conduct taking place from 2011 through 2015 while Mayor ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highway Safety Staff received special recognition from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for their ongoing efforts to make Hawaii’s roadways a safer place. In a recent letter, NHTSA Region 9 Administrator Christopher Murphy commended Highway Safety Coordinator Lee Nagano and her staff and highlighted their ...
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HONOLULU — At the direction of the President of the United States, the national and state flags shall 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, as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless ...
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HILO — The Department of Land and Natural Resources yesterday reopened the Muliwai hiking trail on the far cliff side of Waipio Valley and its campground in the next valley, Waimanu, following the reopening of the Waipio valley access road yesterday by Hawaii County officials. That reopening followed an extended period of no new reported ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is pleased to announce a free public viewing of the Solar Impulse 2. The public will be able to view the aircraft and meet the crew that’s making the first flight around the world in a solar-powered plane. The viewing is scheduled at the following location and ...
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