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HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), formerly known as State Civil Defense, together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management will conduct siren testing between ...
Read More HI-EMA NEWS RELEASE: Siren testing on Oahu

Seventy Five 4th graders from two Kauai schools will once again participate in the E Ho’opomaika la Na Manu ‘A’o organized by the Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project in cooperation ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Annual release of ‘A’o on Kauai

(HONOLULU) – As a follow up to Friday’s court decision invalidating the emergency rule prohibiting overnight presence along the upper Mauna Kea road corridor, the Department of Land and Natural ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Camping on Mauna Kea continues to be prohibited

HONOLULU – Today the Circuit Court of the Third Circuit, State of Hawaii, granted a partial motion for summary judgment that has the effect of invalidating the Mauna Kea emergency ...
Read More AD NEWS RELEASE: Attorney General Doug Chin and Board of Land and Natural Resources Chair Suzanne Case release statement regarding today’s circuit court ruling invalidating the Mauna Kea emergency rule

HONOLULU – Scott Morishige, Governor David Ige’s coordinator on homelessness, announced today that a total of 48 people who had been living in Kaka‘ako (including eight families, three couples and ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Governor’s coordinator on homelessness announces progress in helping individuals and families find shelter

 HONOLULU – The Department of Public Safety (PSD) today welcomed a new class of adult correctional officers at a graduation ceremony held at the Pagoda Hotel in Honolulu. 18 recruits ...
Read More DPS NEWS RELEASE: 2015 graduation ceremony held for new class of adult correctional officers

(MOLOKINI) – When the Keolahou arrives at Molokini Crater, three miles off Maui’s south coast, more than a dozen commercial tour boats are already moored. The Keolahou is a DLNR ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Thousands of Hawaii visitors seeing coral bleaching up close

HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Big Island motorists of a 24-hour lane closure on Hawaii Belt Road (Route 19) in the Hilo-bound direction between Old Mamalahoa ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: 24-hour lane closure in Kaawalii Gulch for slope stabilization through Sunday, Oct. 11

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health has ordered and witnessed the destruction of approximately 5,000 pounds of Thai basil grown at Wong Hon Hin Inc.’s Farm in Waianae. ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Department of Health orders destruction of basil crops due to pesticide violations at Wong Hon Hin Farm in Waianae

Honolulu, Hawaii – Lawmakers are calling on students to amp up their brain power and share bright ideas to make Hawaii a renewable energy leader in the second annual Hawaii: ...
Read More HAWAII HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NEWS RELEASE: Contest asks students to be conductors of change in Hawaii’s renewable energy future