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HONOLULU – Just in time for National Trails Day, on Saturday, June 4, 2016, Hawaii’s Nā Ala Hele Trail and Access Program is launching a new website with cutting-edge features and a new design making it the prime resource for state forest trail hikers in Hawaii. National Trails Day is the largest celebration of trails ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: A new, mobile-friendly Hawaii Nā Ala Hele State Trails website makes it debut for National Trails Day

          WHAT: Change of Command ceremony          WHEN: 10 a.m., Friday, June 3rd.          WHO: U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii WHERE: Schofield Barracks DETAILS:  Col. Stephen E. Dawson will take leadership of U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI) during a Change of Command ceremony on historic Weyand Field, here, Friday at 10 a.m. Col. Richard A. Fromm will be relinquishing command ...
Read More USAG MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Army Garrison change of command, Fri, 10 a.m., Schofield Barracks

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 ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Department of Health issues cease and desist order to Haleiwa Beach House Restaurant

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 ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Board of Land and Natural Resources to consider Ala Wai Canal closure

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 ...
Read More ATG NEWS RELEASE: 9th Circuit Court clarifies order regarding Maui hospitals

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 ...
Read More PSD NEWS RELEASE: Sheriff recruitment open statewide

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 ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: New trails site to be launched for National Trails Day

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. ...
Read More DBEDT NEWS RELEASE: Creative Lab Hawaii announces public programs on animation, broadband/new media and mobile game apps

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 ...
Read More DBEDT NEWS RELEASE: DBEDT releases data on Maui consumer spending