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KAHULUI – ‘Iao Valley State Monument on Maui will be closed from January 11, 2016 through January 22, 2016 for various park improvements, including closures of the two large capacity cesspools in the park that were mandated via a consent agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The cesspools were servicing the park’s comfort station which ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the H-3 Freeway will be closed in the Kaneohe-bound direction between the Halawa Interchange and the Likelike Highway Underpass beginning Saturday night, Dec. 19, from 7 p.m. through 7 a.m. Sunday morning, Dec. 20, for routine tunnel cleaning and maintenance at the Harano ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is releasing the Interim Assessment of the Response to the Dengue Outbreak on the Island of Hawaii provided to the State and County of Hawaii by Dr. Lyle R. Petersen, MD, MPH, director of the Division of Vector-Borne Diseases for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control ...
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Honolulu, HI – The deadline to re-enroll for continued health coverage has been extended by 48 hours. Individuals and families who would like their coverage to be in effect on January 1, 2016 must enroll by 10 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015. The final days heading into the Dec. 15 deadline were the busiest HealthCare.gov ...
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Chemistry Week

Posted on Dec 15, 2015 in Proclamations

(HONOLULU) – It’s a five-year long tradition now and when several hundred early-risers make the two-mile roundtrip hike to the Makapu’u Lookout in the Kaiwi State Scenic Shoreline on Jan. 1, 2016 they’ll be greeted with a variety of improvements to the park. Over the past year, the DLNR Division of State Parks has resurfaced ...
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HONOLULU – Celebrate the holidays with plenty of good cheer, but don’t forget to use good judgment and be aware of your surroundings when driving, walking or bicycling.  The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is asking all roadway users to place a priority on safety so everyone returns home to their family and friends. According ...
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What: Rare double-pinning ceremony, Hawai‘i Army National Guard – including pinning of first woman of native Hawaiian ancestry to become a general in the Hawai‘i Army National Guard Who: Governor David Ige Major General Arthur Logan      Brigadier General Ken Hara, Deputy Adjutant General Brigadier General Suzanne Vares-Lum, Deputy J-5, U.S. Pacific Command        ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) opened a newly dedicated roadway that will facilitate the efficient movement of goods through Honolulu Port facilities, while easing congestion on surface streets for the public.  The road is a vital component of HDOT’s Harbor Modernization Plan (HMP), codified as Act 200 (2008). The interior roadway (known ...
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HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Energy Office (HSEO) has released its “Energy Resources Coordinator’s Annual Report 2015” documenting Hawaii’s progress and leadership on its clean energy objectives. The report details Hawaii’s new energy policies, including the nation’s first-ever landmark goal of reaching 100 percent renewable energy by 2045, and numerous clean energy initiatives in various ...
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