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Event: Demonstration of new interactive online tool for accessing Hawaii health data about communities, counties, and the state. Description: The Department of Health’s Hawaii Health Data Warehouse (HHDW) has been a valuable online resource since 2004, providing data about the health of Hawaii communities for businesses, non-profits, policymakers, government agencies, journalists, researchers, students and others. ...
Read More DOH MEDIA ADVISORY: Hawaii Department of Health launches new online resource to increase access to Hawaii Health Data

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is launching a new resource for residents and others seeking information on public health data about their communities in Hawaii. The department’s Hawaii Health Data Warehouse (HHDW) has introduced a new easy-to-use interactive query/reporting tool—the Indicator-Based Information System, or IBIS—that provides users more control to find ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Department of Health launches new interactive tool for increasing access to health data about Hawaii communities

KAMUELA, HAWAII ­ —  The public is invited to an Arbor Day plant sale on Friday, November 5 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife Kamuela State Tree Nursery, located at 66-1220-A  Lalamilo Rd. in Kamuela.  Sale items will mostly feature native plants ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Native plant enthusiasts invited to annual arbor day plant sale on Hawaii Island

LIHU‘E ­ —  The public is invited to an Arbor Day plant sale on November 6 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife baseyard and nursery at 4398-D Pua Loke St. (follow the palm trees past the Dept. of Water and Dept. of ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Native plant enthusiasts invited to annual Arbor Day plant sale on Kaua’i

HONOLULU—Gov. David Ige will be traveling to Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan from November 3 through November 12. The South Korean government invited Gov. and Dawn Amano-Ige to participate in various informational briefings and events on their first visit to the country. The governor will meet with various Korean ministries and officials to promote ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S NEWS RELEASE: Governor Ige to travel to South Korea, Japan

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is pleased to announce the Airports Division’s bond ratings were upgraded by Moody’s Investors Service (A2 to A1 with a stable outlook) and by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services (A to A+ with a stable outlook).  In addition, Fitch Ratings maintained the Division’s A rating, but improved ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: HDOT airports division improves bond ratings

HONOLULU – For the first time in more than four years the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division is increasing public parking rates at six of its airports. The new rates will take effect Dec. 1, 2015. The daily maximum rate at five Hawaii airports will increase by $3. The maximum rate for 24 ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: New parking rates at state airports begin Dec. 1

(HONOLULU) – More than 3,000 people have received a permit at no charge from the DLNR Division of State Parks this year for driving access to a coastal portion of Kaena Point State Park Reserve – Mokuleia section on Oahu’s north shore. The permit system was instituted as an attempt to curtail habitat damage caused ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Kaena Point permits surpass 3000 in 2015

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is investigating two confirmed and four probable cases of dengue fever in Hawaii residents and visitors that was locally-acquired on the Big Island of Hawaii. Further testing and confirmation at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is pending. The department sent out a ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: DOH investigates cases of locally-acquired dengue fever on the Big Island of Hawaii