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HONOLULU —   The Department of Land and Natural Resources has temporarily closed the ‘Aiea Loop Trail in Keaiwa Heiau State Recreational Area, for public safety, due to two landslides with fallen trees on the trail. DLNR’s Division of State Parks has posted trail closed signs at both ends of the popular loop trail.  The landslides ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) STD/AIDS Prevention Branch is pleased to announce the 2015 Annual Suzanne Richmond-Crum Award will be presented to Cindy Medeiros. The award presentation will take place at the World AIDS Day ceremony on Tuesday Dec. 1 (6:30 – 8 p.m.) at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew in ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Cindy Medeir to receive Suzanne Richmond-Crum award on 2015 World AIDS Day

LIHU‘E –  The Department of Land and Natural Resources is reminding Kaua‘i residents that Laysan albatross breeding season on Kaua‘i is from November through July. DLNR’s Division of Forestry and Wildlife is distributing informational flyers on Kaua‘i in the Moloa‘a and Waipeke residential areas of north Kaua‘i, to encourage the public to help protect these ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Albatross breeding season is November through July

HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) reminds the fishing public that the season for ‘ama‘ama (striped mullet) will be closed from Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, through Thursday, March 31, 2016. “ ‘Ama‘ama are about to enter their peak spawning season, which increases their vulnerability to fishing pressure,” said Bruce Anderson, DLNR ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Annual closure of ‘ama’ama season goes into effect December-March

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is updating the public that the Zipperlane was fully closed as of 12:45 pm. The barriers are properly stored and there is no impact to any lanes along the H-1 Freeway. The Zipmobile experienced mechanical problems after partially closing the barriers this morning.  The function that controls ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: Zipperlane closed and barriers properly stored

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is alerting the public that the Zipperlane will close behind schedule today.  The Zipmobile experienced mechanical problems after partially closing the Zipper Barrier this morning.  Although the machine is still operational, HDOT decided to disengage the machine from the wall and deploy the second machine to ensure ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: Zipmobile malfunction delays full closure of zipperlane

HONOLULU – The Washington Place Foundation is hosting a special Christmas Open House at Washington Place from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2015. Reservations are required for this event and can be made by calling 586-0248 by Wednesday, December 16. The Cathedral of St. Andrew’s Choir, directed by John Renke, will ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Public invited to Washington Place for holiday open house

National Adoption Day

Posted on Nov 21, 2015 in Proclamations