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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag be flown at half-staff at the Hawai‘i State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, until sunset on Friday, July 20. This action is taken ...
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Jobs Increase 9,800 Over the Year HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for June was 2.1 percent, compared to 2.0 percent in May. Statewide, 673,400 were employed and 14,150 unemployed in June for a total seasonally adjusted labor force of 687,550. ...
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KAILUA-KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies the public that motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians will not be allowed to access Hina Lani Street from Queen Kaahumanu Highway from 8:30 p.m. on Thursday night, July 19, 2018, through 6 a.m. on Friday morning, July 20, 2018, for the Queen Kaahumanu Highway Phase 2 Widening ...
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State designated hotspots offering 1 hour of free WiFi service Honolulu – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) through its Cable Television Division (CATV) announces that the first wave of free public WiFi hotspots offering one (1) hour of free service per device, per day are now active or underway at various locations ...
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Governor Ige’s statement on death of Hawai‘i County police officer It is with a heavy heart that I extend my sincere condolences to Officer Bronson K. Kaliloa’s family, his loved ones and his colleagues. He was a highly regarded 10-year veteran of the Hawai‘i Police Department who will be greatly missed. As we mourn this ...
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Shot and cut sheet-East Rift Zone Eruption, July 17, 2018 (Hilo) – The flow from fissure #8 is slowly creeping to the State of Hawai‘i’s Pohoiki Boat Ramp adjacent to Hawai‘i County’s Issac Hale Park. During an assessment of eruption impacts today, steam and volcanic gasses from the nearby ocean entry wafted over the tall ...
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HAWAIʻI CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION WILLIAM D. HOSHIJO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DISABILITY COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD FRANCINE WAI EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2018 STATE CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION AND DISABILITY COMMUNICATION ACCESS BOARD CAUTION: New Service Animal Law Does Not Diminish Rights of Persons with Disabilities Under State and Federal Fair Housing Law HONOLULU – The ...
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STATE CLIMATE COMMISSION LEADERSHIP APPLAUDS HONOLULU DIRECTIVE Mayor Directs City & County to Address Sea Level Rise Impacts (Honolulu) – Following Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s announcement of the City and County of Honolulu Directive 18-01, the co-chairs of the Hawai‘i Climate Change and Adaptation Commission (the Commission) applauded this proactive move as an, “important step ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) offers the following updates on the Kalanianaole Highway Resurfacing, Interstate Route H-1 to West Hind Drive: • Pavement – HDOT has identified several areas in the resurfaced eastbound lanes, across all three lanes of Kalanianaole Highway’s connection with the H-1 Freeway and at the drainage bridge area, ...
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(Honolulu) Twenty-three people on a Lava Ocean Tours vessel were hurt shortly after 6 a.m. when what has been described as a “lava bomb” sent molten lava showering down on the metal roof of the vessel, leaving a significant hole in it. The Hawai‘i County Fire Department reports four people were transported by medics to ...
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