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DLNR TO HOLD A PUBLIC MEETING FEB. 9 ON A TRIAL HUNTING PROGRAM IN NOUNOU MOUNTAIN FOREST RESERVE ON KAUA‘I   LIHU‘E, KAUA‘I —  The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife will hold an information meeting to gather public comments on a proposal to institute a trial archery (bow and ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has appointed Kamehameha Schools Senior Ethics and Compliance Consultant Jason Minami as deputy director of the Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD).   Minami has worked at Kamehameha Schools (KS) since 2014, where he has provided guidance to executives, managers and staff regarding ethics issues and best practices. He is ...
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Hawaii Captive Fact-Sheet 12.31.17 SUCCESSFUL 2017 FOR HAWAII’S CAPTIVE INSURANCE INDUSTRY   HONOLULU – The State of Hawaii saw impressive growth for its captive industry in 2017.  The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Insurance Division licensed a sizable 30 new captive insurance companies in 2017.  The amount ties the most captive insurance companies licensed ...
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NEW STATE TRAILS WEBSITE PROVIDES ONE-STOP FOR ALL THINGS HIKING More than 100 Trails in Na Ala Hele Trail & Access Program Featured   (HONOLULU) – Nearly every week the local news reports on hikers who’ve gotten lost and disoriented or who have fallen and been injured or even killed. Often times these hikers were ...
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CONSERVATION ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS LOOKING INTO REMOVAL OF ROCKS AT KA‘ENA POINT   (HONOLULU) – Based on witness reports and a social media posting, the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement is investigating the possible illegal removal of rocks (pohaku) from Ka‘ena Point State Park yesterday afternoon.   A volunteer with the DLNR Division of ...
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It is with a mixture of sadness and gratitude that I learned of Shan’s decision to step down from his position as lieutenant governor. He has dedicated the last 15 years to serving the people of Hawai‘i. As lieutenant governor he has worked tirelessly on Aloha Stadium and the Farm to School Initiative in our ...
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State awards $140 million design-build contract to construct new 144-bed Hawaii State Hospital building   HONOLULU — On behalf of the Hawaii Department of Health (DOH), the Department of Accounting and General Services (DAGS) has awarded a $140 million contract to Hensel Phelps Construction Company to design and build a new 144-bed forensic psychiatric facility ...
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U.S. ARMY NURSE CORPS WEEK

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 in Proclamations

ELEVEN ‘ALALĀ THRIVING IN NATIVE FOREST AFTER THREE & A HALF MONTHS Continual Monitoring & Preps Underway for Additional Releases   (HILO, HAWAI‘I) – You usually hear them before you see them.  There’s no mistaking the loud and often times synchronized cacophony of caws from eleven ‘Alalā released into a Hawai‘i Island Natural Area Reserve ...
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