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Akaka to lie in state at Capitol rotunda

The late former U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka will lie in state at the Capitol rotunda prior to his memorial services next month. Read More
Updated on  April 17, 2018 at 9:56 pm

Tiger sharks frequenting popular Maui snorkeling spot

State officials said the ‘Ahihi-Kina‘u Natural Area Reserve on Maui’s south shore, a popular snorkeling spot near Makena, will remain closed until at least Monday because of the continued presence of sharks. Read More
Updated on  April 16, 2018 at 11:26 pm

Roadwork scheduled for Aiea and Halawa streets

The city has scheduled resurfacing and other roadwork on various streets in the Aiea and Halawa areas starting this morning. Read More
Updated on  April 15, 2018 at 9:32 pm

Tree giveaway aims to enhance neighborhoods

Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 11:07 pm
The nonprofit Malama Manoa and the Manoa branch of The Outdoor Circle will give away more than 1,000 trees at a April 28 event at Manoa Marketplace. Read More

Weekend lane closures for westbound H-1 start April 20

Lane closures are scheduled for the westbound H-1 freeway between the Pearl City/Waimalu offramp (Exit 10) and the H-1/H-2 split over four consecutive weekends, for micropile installations, according to the state Department of Transportation. Read More
Updated on  April 12, 2018 at 10:02 pm

Hawaii physician receives elite fellow honor

Updated on  April 11, 2018 at 10:04 pm
Dr. Marjorie Mau, director of research for the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Department of Native Hawaiian Health, has been named a fellow in the Royal College of Physicians, a British professional body founded in 1518. Read More

Zuckerberg blasted by Wozniak for Kauai land moves

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is shutting down his Facebook account as the social media giant struggles to cope with the worst privacy crisis in its history. Read More
Updated on  April 9, 2018 at 9:53 pm

Flash flood watch issued for this weekend

Updated on  April 18, 2018 at 5:00 pm
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for the entire state covering today and Sunday. Read More

Kaiser buys Wailuku Clinic land

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has acquired 6.2 acres under its Wailuku Medical Office for $22 million. Read More
Updated on  April 4, 2018 at 10:14 pm

Caldwell names public information officer

Updated on  April 3, 2018 at 12:19 am
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced Monday that former KHON2 broadcast journalist Alex Zannes will be his new public information officer. Former PIO Andrew Pereira is being promoted to communications director. Read More

Merrie Monarch goers told of ohia fungus

Updated on  April 2, 2018 at 11:18 am
The state is reminding Merrie Monarch travelers attending the festival in Hilo next week that the transport of ohia lehua, popular in lei and hairpieces, is not allowed from Hawaii island due to a serious plant disease. Read More

Biki stations expanded

Updated on  March 27, 2018 at 12:18 am
Bikeshare Hawaii has added two new Biki docking stations and expanded four existing ones, in Waikiki and Kakaako. Read More

Relief and anger in 911 calls during missile scare

Updated on  March 22, 2018 at 10:26 pm
“Is that missile alert for real?” “Is a missile coming?” “Is there even a shelter here on the island?” Read More

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