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(Hilo) – This week top scientists and managers engaged in the fight against Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death shared knowledge, their latest research findings, and discussed next steps in battling the fungal disease that has killed millions of ʻōhiʻa trees, primarily on Hawai‘i Island, but also on a much more limited scale on Kaua‘i. The first-ever Rapid ...
Read More DLNR News Release-First Rapid Ohia Death Symposium Focuses on Latest Research & Next Steps, May 31, 2019

Reducing the Threat of Extinction (Honolulu) – On a typical misty morning at the University of Hawai‘i’s Lyon Arboretum in the Manoa Valley, Dr. William Haines dips a net into a small pond.  Months prior, staff here drained the pond to remove invasive fish, then refilled it and stocked it with aquatic plants. A researcher ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Damsels in Distress Get Help from Reintroduction Program, May 31, 2019

HONOLULU — The monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, coordinated with the test of the Live Audio Broadcast segment of the Emergency Alert System, is scheduled for Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11:45 a.m. During this monthly test, all Statewide Outdoor Warning Sirens will sound a one-minute Attention Alert Signal (Steady Tone).  ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: Monthly Siren and Emergency Alert System Test – June 2019

Nightly bridge closures also planned for June 12 and 13. LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has rescheduled the planned full weekend closure of Waikoko Bridge on Kuhio Highway (Route 560) for Friday, June 14 through Monday, June 17. The full closure of Waikoko Bridge will start at 9 p.m. Friday, June 14. ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Full weekend closure of Waikoko Bridge scheduled for June 14-17

OAHU LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEKEND OF MAY 31 – JUNE 2   PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.   — H-1 FREEWAY —   1) HONOLULU (24-HOUR WORK) 24-hour shoulder closure on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pali ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Weekend lane closures

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies motorists that over the next two weeks, three out of the four lanes on the H-1 Freeway will be closed nightly at the Gulick Avenue overpass, for bridge repairs. On Monday night, June 3, 2019, through Friday morning, June 7, 2019, three left lanes will be ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Three lane closures scheduled on the H-1 Freeway at the Gulick Avenue overpass

HONOLULU – Hawai‘i Department of Human Services Director Pankaj Bhanot was recognized last week in Washington, D.C. for his legacy of helping children and families. The American Public Human Services Association (APHSA) named Bhanot the State Outstanding Member of the Year. “Pankaj is an outstanding public servant who’s committed to the well-being of local families, ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release – State director earns national recognition

Community Invited to Free Public Panels on Oahu and Kauai for Entertainment Industry Insights with Programs’ World-Class Mentors  HONOLULU (May 29, 2019) – Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH), founded by the Hawaii State Department of Business, Economic, Development and Tourism (DBEDT)’s Creative Industries Division (CID), has announced the industry mentors and CLH fellows chosen for its ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: CREATIVE LAB HAWAII ANNOUNCES SELECTED MENTORS AND FELLOWS FOR 2019 WRITER, PRODUCER AND WEB-SERIES IMMERSIVE PROGRAMS

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises the public of scheduled nightly closures of the Pali Highway offramp from the eastbound H-1 Freeway and the H-1 eastbound onramp from Pali Highway townbound beginning Sunday, June 2. Details on the closures are: Closure of Pali Highway offramp (Exit 21A) Nightly 8 p.m. through 5 ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Nightly closure of Pali Highway offramps for highway lighting improvements begin June 2

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises the public of scheduled nightly closures of the H-1 Freeway westbound between the Kunia Road offramp (Exit 5B) and the Ewa offramp (Exit 5A) between 9 p.m. and 4 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4 through Friday, June 7. The full closure of westbound lanes over three ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Nightly closure of westbound H-1 Freeway at Kunia Road offramp for sign replacements June 4-7

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