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Mathematics Awareness Week

Posted on Apr 30, 2017 in Proclamations

Window Film Day

Posted on Apr 30, 2017 in Proclamations

Young Hawaiian Short-Eared Owl Flying Free (Lihue, Kaua‘i) – After more than a month of rehabilitation a pueo (Hawaiian Short-Eared Owl) was released late yesterday on private ranch land in west Kaua‘i. The release site is near to where the young bird was rescued in late March and taken to the Save our Shearwaters (SOS) ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Rescue, rehab and release for Kaua`i pueo

HILO — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) will conduct animal control activities specifically for trapping mouflon/feral sheep hybrids; staff hunting, and/or aerial shooting from helicopters for feral goats, feral sheep, mouflon and mouflon/feral sheep hybrids within palila critical habitat in the Mauna Kea Forest Reserve (Unit ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: DLNR announces animal control activities and temporary closure of Mauna Kea Forest Reserve, Mauna Kea Ice Age Natural Area Reserve, Palila Mitigation Lands, and Ka`ohe Game Management Area

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) has been investigating an increasing number of cases of mumps infection statewide. Since March 2017, DOH has become aware of two clusters of cases, together involving at least nine (9) individuals on Oahu, bringing the total number of confirmed cases statewide this year to fourteen (14). ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Department of Health investigating mumps cases

HILO – Hawaii Police have confirmed the arrest of missing extended furlough inmate Shawn Kaawa. He will be held in police custody over the weekend and eventually returned to the Hawaii Community Correctional Center (HCCC). Kaawa failed to report to the Hale Nani Reintegration Center for his scheduled check-in on September 28, 2016. Inmates in the ...
Read More PSD NEWS RELEASE: Missing Big Island extended furlough inmate arrested

HONOLULU – A bill that would have created an airport corporation to manage Hawaii’s 15 airports, failed to make it out of the State Legislature by today’s deadline. The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) and many other airport stakeholders strongly supported Senate Bill 658. The following quotes are responses to the measure’s unsuccessful bid this ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: HDOT responds to the airport corporation bill failing to gain legislative approval

HONOLULU – Today the Department of Health released the first-ever Hawaii Sexual and Gender Minority Health Report at the Building Competency in Serving Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Youth Conference. The report reveals that, compared to heterosexual youth and adults, lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) youth experience many early risk factors that contribute to ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Department of Health publishes Hawaii’s first LGBT health data report

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