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(HONOLULU) – Andy Bohlander, a Shoreline Specialist with the University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program, working with the DLNR Office of Conservation and Coastal Lands (OCCL), is a man with a lot of miles on his shoes. He is part of the team at OCCL charged with making sure that Hawaii’s public beaches remain ...
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HONOLULU – Today Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) crews moved the concrete barriers that were placed near Laniakea Beach on Kamehameha Highway. No parking, stopping, standing, loading and unloading signs are in place to restrict parking 24/7. Additional no parking signs will be added in the coming weeks. Drivers who violate the parking restriction risk ...
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What:                        Public celebration of Queen Lili‘uokalani’s 177th birthday (Reservations required. Call 586-0248 by Friday, August 28) Who:              Governor David Ige, First Lady Dawn Amano-Ige and the Royal Hawaiian Band When:           Wednesday, September 2 Gates open at 3:30pm Performance by the Royal Hawaiian Band from 4pm to 5pm Gates close at 6pm Where: ...
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HONOLULU — National Weather Service (NWS) briefed Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), local emergency management and civil defense agencies, and federal and state partners this morning on changes in Tropical Depression Kilo’s intensity and track. As of 11:00 a.m., Kilo was located about 660 miles southwest of Lihue and moving toward the northwest at 7 ...
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HONOLULU — The National Weather Service (NWS) 5:00 a.m. advisory reported that Tropical Depression Kilo was located about 570 miles Southwest of Honolulu, moving West at 15 mph. The advisory went on to say that Kilo will become a tropical storm later today or tonight. The moisture wrapping around Kilo is impacting the entire state ...
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HONOLULU — Tropical Depression Kilo was located about 520 miles South of Honolulu, moving West-Northwest at 17 mph at the 5:00 a.m. National Weather Service (NWS report. The NWS downgraded the Kilo to a tropical depression overnight based on satellite inputs and information from the Hurricane Hunter aircraft that flew into the storm yesterday.Flash flooding ...
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HONOLULU — The National Weather Service (NWS) briefed Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), local emergency management and civil defense agencies, and federal and state partners on the latest on Tropical Storm Kilo’s intensity and track this afternoon. As of the 11 a.m. NWS advisory, Kilo is 480 miles SSE of Hilo and continues to move ...
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HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige yesterday signed an emergency proclamation in anticipation of the arrival of Tropical Storm Kilo in Hawaii. The storm’s strength and track is highly uncertain at this time, but National Weather Service (NWS) forecasts show a potential impact to the state sometime early next week. The proclamation activates the Major Disaster ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will comply with a court order and remove the barriers placed along Kamehameha Highway near Laniakea Beach on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015.  Work is scheduled to begin at 6:00 am and is expected to take 6 to 8 hours to complete. State crews will be moving the ...
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State’s Lowest Rate Since April 2008 HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July was 3.7 percent, down from 4.0 percent in June. The last time the seasonally adjust unemployment rate was at or below 3.7 percent was in April 2008 ...
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