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HONOLULU — A venomous spider was captured by agents from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Honolulu on Mon., April 13th.  The spider was found in a container ...
Read More DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE NEWS RELEASE: Venomous Spider Found in Foreign Container

Today, the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) leadership informed me that construction will continue to be postponed. Any further announcements about the construction schedule will come from TMT. My understanding is ...
Read More Statement by Governor David Ige regarding Thirty Meter Telescope Construction

HONOLULU – The Department of Public Safety (PSD) today welcomed a new class of adult correctional officers at a graduation ceremony and luncheon held at the Pagoda Restaurant in Honolulu. ...
Read More PSD Release: 2015 Graduation Ceremony Held for New Class of Adult Correctional Officers

Kailua-Kona – Heavy usage of Hawaii Island’s Kahaluu Bay is prompting the DLNR Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR) to propose rule changes for specific ocean recreation activities in ...
Read More DLNR News Release: Public Hearing Scheduled on Proposed Kahalu’u Bay Rules Amendments

HONOLULU- 23 Adult Corrections Officer Recruits will be graduating after an extensive 8 weeks of training.  These new ACOs will be added to the Corrections Division to work in facilities ...
Read More Media Advisory: Adult Correction Officer 2015 Recruit Class Graduation

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will hold a public meeting to discuss upcoming repairs to Kamehameha Highway in the vicinity of the Crouching Lion Inn in Kaaawa. ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Public Informational Meeting Scheduled for Kamehameha Highway Emergency Roadwork in Ka’a’awa

HONOLULU — At the direction of President of the United States, the national and state flags shall be flown at half-staff through sun down April 15, 2015 as a day ...
Read More Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of President Abraham Lincoln